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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.82457

Preserved specimen of Australaria australasia (Perry, 1811) | Australian Horse Conch recorded on 1971-08-01


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.82457
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10327027","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.82457"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by I.Loch  
Collector Graham, K.J.  
Supplied as "Graham, K. J."
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Trawled.]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 2013-05
Supplied as 2013-5
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1971-08-01
Sampling protocol Trawled.  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Australaria australasia
Supplied scientific name "Australaria australasia (Perry, 1811)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Australian Horse Conch
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Fasciolariidae
Genus Australaria
Species Australaria australasia
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Australaria australasia (Perry, 1811)
Scientific name authorship (Perry, 1811)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Perry, 1811)


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -37.083
Supplied as: "-37.083"
Longitude 150.0
Supplied as: "150.0"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Twofold Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 27921] Australia, New South Wales, Off Twofold Bay (37° 05' 00" S, 150° 00' 00" E) 01/08/1971 - 01/08/1971, Graham, K J(Collector), Trawled., FRV "Kapala". Trawled. 1900 & 2000hrs.";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 37° 5' 0" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 0' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/12/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2015/12/22
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0ac42253-1f6c-49af-a242-c97ade2b4391
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Australaria australasia (Perry, 1811)
    Coordinates -37.083,150.0
    Related records
    Record UUID a9ca4af5-1630-4417-96be-d64a77771c63
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Australaria australasia (Perry, 1811)
    Coordinates -37.083,150.0

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 1716.0 frequency
    Species Richness 667.0 frequency