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Occurrence record: MO:S72028

Preserved specimen of Conus (Strategoconus) planorbis Born, 1778 | Ringed Cone


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 Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Supplied collection code "MO"
Catalog number S72028
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Special Alcohol 75% (Ethanol 93% & Methanol 7%)
Identified by Morrison, H.  
Collector 1.  Berry   2.  Et, P.  
Supplied as "Berry, P. et al"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2018-01-01


Occurrence date Year: 1981, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1981 
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Conus (Strategoconus) planorbis
Identified to rank species
Common name Ringed Cone
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Supplied as "Neogastropoda"
Family Conidae
Genus Conus
Species Conus planorbis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Born, 1778
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -17.0833
Supplied as: "-17.0833"
Longitude 119.5833
Supplied as: "119.5833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Mermaid Reef
Island group Rowley Shoals
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 17°05`S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 119°35`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Mermaid Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Mermaid Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Mermaid Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Mermaid Reef Marine Park
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 503.0 frequency
    Species Richness 342.0 frequency