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Occurrence record: Molluscs:MO70769

Preserved specimen of SPHAERIIDAE Deshayes, 1855 (1820) | Freshwater Cockles


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Molluscs
Supplied collection code "Molluscs"
Catalog number MO70769
Other catalog numbers ["1839777"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name SPHAERIIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Sphaerium novaezelandiae"
Identified to rank family
Common name Freshwater Cockles
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Veneroida
Family Sphaeriidae
Genus Sphaerium
Species Sphaerium novaezelandiae
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Deshayes, 1855 (1820)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country New Zealand
Locality Hooker Valley Lagoon
Terrestrial false
Marine false
Country Code NZ

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