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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.328733

Preserved specimen of Haliotis diversicolor squamata Reeve, 1846 | Squamate Ear Shell recorded on 1972-06-07


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.328733
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10485357","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.328733"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Coleman, N.  
Supplied as "Coleman, N."
Specimen type cited: Haliotis squamata Reeve, 1846 : Haliotidae : : Gastropoda : Mollusca
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2013-07
Supplied as 2013-7
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1972-06-07
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Haliotis diversicolor squamata
Supplied scientific name "Haliotis diversicolor squamata Reeve, 1846"
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Squamate Ear Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Family Haliotidae
Genus Haliotis
Species Haliotis diversicolor
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Haliotis diversicolor squamata Reeve, 1846
Subspecies Haliotis diversicolor squamata
Scientific name authorship Reeve, 1846
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Reeve, 1846


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -28.2
Supplied as: "-28.2"
Longitude 114.25
Supplied as: "114.25"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Gregory, N of Geraldton
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 29537] Australia, Western Australia, Port Gregory, N of Geraldton (28° 12' 00" S, 114° 15' 00" E) 07/06/1972 - 07/06/1972, Coleman, N(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28° 12' 0" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 114° 15' 0" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2015/3/6
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Shark Bay
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central West Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF NORTHAMPTON

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 670.0 frequency
    Species Richness 334.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    Elevation 14.0 m