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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F160181

Preserved specimen of Amphioctopus exannulatus (Norman, 1993) | Plain-spot Octopus recorded on 1983-10-26
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F160181
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F160181
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria  
Collector CSIRO Division of Fisheries  
Supplied as "CSIRO Division of Fisheries"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number NWA 273
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, beam]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name [NWA]
Date identified 1992

Event

Dataset / Survey name NWA  
Event ID NWA 273
Field Number NWA 273
Occurrence date 1983-10-26
Supplied date "1983-10-26T09:08:00\1983-10-26T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam  
Date precision DAY
Event time 09:08:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Inciraiata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Amphioctopus exannulatus
Supplied scientific name "Amphioctopus exannulatus (Norman, 1993)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Plain-spot Octopus
Supplied common name "octopus"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Amphioctopus
Species Amphioctopus exannulatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Norman, 1993)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Northwest Shelf, between Dampier and Port Hedland
Latitude -19.945
Supplied as: "-19.945"
Longitude 117.893
Supplied as: "117.893"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Northwest Shelf, between Dampier and Port Hedland
Minimum depth in metres 40
Maximum depth in metres 40
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID NWA 273

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 11d7670d-d16c-4812-a02d-54726563e9ba
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Amphioctopus exannulatus (Norman, 1993)
    Coordinates -19.945,117.893
    Related records
    Record UUID 644483e4-cbf2-4ded-a2e9-e89f38071fba
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Amphioctopus exannulatus (Norman, 1993)
    Coordinates -19.945,117.893

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Northwest Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 2370.0 frequency
    Species Richness 645.0 frequency