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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.336060

Preserved specimen of Sulcerato lachryma (Sowerby, 1832) | Erato Cowry recorded on 1962-08-08


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 code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.336060
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10269783","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.336060"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Leroi, Anne  
Identified date 1985
Collector Csiro  
Supplied as "CSIRO"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1985
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Poor";
Occurrence date 1962-08-08
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Sulcerato lachryma
Supplied scientific name "Proterato lachryma (Sowerby I, 1832)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Erato Cowry
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Eratoidae
Supplied as "Triviidae"
Genus Sulcerato
Supplied as "Proterato"
Species Sulcerato lachryma
Match type canonicalMatch
Accepted name usage Proterato lachryma (Sowerby I, 1832)
Scientific name authorship (Sowerby, 1832)
Name according to (Sowerby I, 1832)


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -35.2
Supplied as: "-35.2"
Longitude 117.0
Supplied as: "117.0"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality S of Wilson Inlet
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 723 B] Australia, Western Australia, S of Wilson Inlet (35° 12' 00" S, 117° 00' 00" E) 08/08/1962 - 08/08/1962, CSIRO(Collector), HMAS "Gascoyne".";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 35° 12' 0" S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 117° 0' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/10/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine South-west Corner
    CAPAD 2020 Marine South-west Corner
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions WA South Coast
    Australia's network of Marine Parks South-west Corner Marine Park