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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.366370

Preserved specimen of Eratoena gemma (Bavay, 1917) | Bean Cowrie recorded on 1976-11-06


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.366370
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10333873","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.366370"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by I.Loch  
Identified date 2019-11
Collector 1.  Ponder, W.F.   2.  Lowry, J.   3.  Rowe, F.  
Supplied as "W.F.Ponder, J.Lowry & F.Rowe"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2019-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Accepted WoRMs";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Accepted WoRMs";
Occurrence date 1976-11-06
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Eratoena gemma
Supplied scientific name "Eratoena gemma (Bavay, 1917)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Bean Cowrie
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Eratoidae
Supplied as "Triviidae"
Genus Cypraeerato
Supplied as "Eratoena"
Species Eratoena gemma
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Eratoena gemma (Bavay, 1917)
Scientific name authorship (Bavay, 1917)
Name according to (Bavay, 1917)


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -31.42499
Supplied as: "-31.42499"
Longitude 159.09305
Supplied as: "159.09305"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lord Howe Island, Lord Howe Rise
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 947 C] Australia, New South Wales, Lord Howe Island, Lord Howe Rise (31° 25' 30" S, 159° 05' 35" E) 06/11/1976 - 06/11/1976, W.F.Ponder, J.Lowry & F.Rowe(Collector), HMAS "Kimbla".";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 31° 25' 30" S
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 159° 5' 35" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/11/2
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Lord Howe
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Lord Howe Marine Park