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Occurrence record: MO:S15734

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Catalog number S15734
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Special Alcohol 75% (Ethanol 93% & Methanol 7%)
Collector Morphett, D.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1975, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1975 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Octopus tetricus
Taxon rank species
Common name Gloomy Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus tetricus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"

Additional properties

column34 Cephalopoda
Type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

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    Test name Result
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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