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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J76375

Preserved specimen of TANAIDIDAE Dana, 1849 | tanaid recorded on 2022-10-13


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 J76375
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|wet|ethanol 95%
Identified by Dr Caroline Farrelly - Museum Victoria  
Collector O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team  
Supplied as "O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number IN2022 V08 124 G
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Gandalf Net (on Beam Trawl)]
Dataset / Survey name [IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)]
Date identified /12/2023


Dataset / Survey name IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)  
Event ID IN2022 V08 124 G
Field Number IN2022 V08 124 G
Occurrence date 2022-10-13
Supplied date "2022-10-13T19:52:00\2022-10-13T20:13:00"
Sampling protocol Gandalf Net (on Beam Trawl)  
Date precision DAY
Event time 19:52:00\20:13:00


Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Peracarida | Tanaidacea | Tanaidomorpha | Tanaididae
Scientific name TANAIDIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Nobili, 1906"
Identified to rank family
Common name tanaid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Tanaidacea
Family Tanaididae
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Dana, 1849
Supplied as Nobili, 1906
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Indian Ocean | Australia | Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Locality Indian Ocean Territories: Cocos (Keeling)
Supplied as: "Indian Ocean Territories: Cocos (Keeling)"
Latitude -11.8584
Supplied as: "-11.8584"
Longitude 96.7403
Supplied as: "96.7403"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Indian Ocean Territories: Cocos (Keeling)
Water body Indian Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 1020
Maximum depth in metres 967
Island Cocos (Keeling)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2022-11-07T00:00
Supplied as 2022-11-07T00:00:00
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2022 V08 124

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Cocos Keeling
    NRM Regions 2010 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Cocos Keeling Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cocos (Keeling) Island Province

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 4.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1.0 frequency