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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J60460

Preserved specimen of Ochlesis Stebbing, 1910 | amphipod recorded on 2005-12-09


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 J60460
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|formalin 4%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Genefor K. Walker-Smith  
Collector Museum Victoria  
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number SS10/2005 136
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Sediment grab]
Dataset / Survey name [SS102005]


Dataset / Survey name SS102005  
Event ID SS10/2005 136
Field Number SS10/2005 136
Occurrence date 2005-12-09
Supplied date "2005-12-09T07:11:00\2005-12-09T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Sediment grab  
Date precision DAY
Event time 07:11:00


Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Peracarida | Amphipoda | Gammaridea | Ochlesidae
Scientific name Ochlesis
Identified to rank genus
Common name amphipod
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Ochlesidae
Genus Ochlesis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Stebbing, 1910
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality off Point Cloates
Latitude -22.8514
Supplied as: "-22.8514"
Longitude 113.513
Supplied as: "113.513"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off Point Cloates
Minimum depth in metres 100
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Gascoyne
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Gascoyne Marine Park

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 677.0 frequency
    Species Richness 331.0 frequency