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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J13268

Preserved specimen of Tethisea Poore, 1994 | ghost shrimp recorded on 1985-09-05


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number J13268
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet
Identified by Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria  
Specimen type PARATYPE  
Supplied as "Paratype"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Waren Dredge]
Date identified 1993


Occurrence date 1985-09-05
Supplied date "1985-09-05T00:00:00\1985-09-05T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Waren Dredge  
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Eucarida | Decapoda | Pleocyemata | Axiidea | Micheleidae
Scientific name Tethisea
Supplied scientific name "Tethisea indica Poore, 1994"
Identified to rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Common name ghost shrimp
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Micheleidae
Genus Tethisea
Species Tethisea indica
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Poore, 1994
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography New Caledonia
Country New Caledonia
Locality East of SE corner of main island
Latitude -22.2553
Supplied as: "-22.2553"
Longitude 167.257
Supplied as: "167.257"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality East of SE corner of main island
Minimum depth in metres 440
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code NC

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    Occurrence Density 6.0 frequency
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