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Occurrence record: VER:V9833

Preserved specimen of Marphysa Quatrefages, 1865 | Mud Worm recorded on 2020-03-17


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 code Western Australian Museum Worms Collection
Supplied collection code "VER"
Catalog number V9833
Occurrence ID 0717:0010214-000V00098330000
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Rouse, G.  
Identified date 1/1/2020
Collector 1.  Rouse   2.  , G.   3.  Wilson   4.  , N.G.  
Supplied as "Rouse, G. & Wilson, N.G."
Individual count 1
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol [ROV]
Date identified 2020-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2020


Event ID RV Falkor Ningaloo Canyons 2020
Occurrence date 2020-03-17
Supplied date "17/3/2020"
Sampling protocol ROV  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Marphysa
Taxon rank genus
Common name Mud Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Order Eunicida
Family Eunicidae
Genus Marphysa
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Quatrefages, 1865


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -21.89692
Supplied as: "-21.89692"
Longitude 112.90491
Supplied as: "112.90491"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality FK200308/S0338/019
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 21°53`49"S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 112°54`18"E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Gascoyne
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Gascoyne Marine Park
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone