Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Malacology:C.463587

Preserved specimen of Terebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767) | Northern Mud Creeper recorded on 2003-09-29


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.463587
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1302645","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.463587"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by I.Loch  
Collector 1.  Beechey, Desmond Lloyd   2.  Australian Museum   3.  Malacology  
Supplied as "Beechey, Desmond Lloyd - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2009-08
Supplied as 2009-8
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";
Occurrence date 2003-09-29
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Terebralia palustris
Supplied scientific name "Terebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Mud Creeper
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Cerithimorpha
Family Potamididae
Genus Terebralia
Species Terebralia palustris
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Terebralia palustris (Linnaeus, 1767)
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1767)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Linnaeus, 1767)


Country Madagascar
Latitude -14.98833
Supplied as: "-14.98833"
Longitude 47.23666
Supplied as: "47.23666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Ambondro Ampasy River mouth, Anjajavy hotel boat ramp, NW coast
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 70728] MADAGASCAR, Ambondro Ampasy River mouth, Anjajavy hotel boat ramp, NW coast (14° 59' 18" S, 47° 14' 12" E) 29/09/2003 - 29/09/2003, Beechey, Desmond Lloyd - Australian Museum - Malacology(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 14° 59' 18" S
Marine false
Country Code MG
Verbatim longitude 47° 14' 12" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/10/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2013/10/22
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 93 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 23 tests that have not been run

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 47.0 frequency
    Species Richness 43.0 frequency