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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:Y.294

Preserved specimen of Halecium delicatulum Coughtrey, 1876 | Hydroid recorded on 1898-03-15


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 Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number Y.294
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1130477","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:Y.294"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:Y.294
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Ritchie, James  
Collector Waite, E.R.  
Supplied as "Waite, E. R."
Specimen type cited: Halecium delicatulum Coughtrey, 1876 : Haleciidae : Thecata : Hydrozoa : Cnidaria;cited: Halecium flexile Allman, 1888 : Haleciidae : Thecata : Hydrozoa : Cnidaria
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Date identified 1911
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "by synonymy cited in Rees & Thursfield, 1965";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "by synonymy cited in Rees & Thursfield, 1965";
Occurrence date 1898-03-15
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Date precision DAY
Event time 16:20


Scientific name Halecium delicatulum
Supplied scientific name "Halecium delicatulum Coughtrey, 1876"
Identified to rank species
Common name Hydroid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hydrozoa
Order Leptothecata
Supplied as "Thecata"
Family Haleciidae
Genus Halecium
Species Halecium delicatulum
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Halecium delicatulum Coughtrey, 1876
Scientific name authorship Coughtrey, 1876
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Coughtrey, 1876


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -33.95
Supplied as: "-33.95"
Longitude 151.35833
Supplied as: "151.35833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 8 - 9.5 km off Coogee
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[stn 44] Australia, New South Wales, 8 - 9.5 km off Coogee (33° 57' S, 151° 21' 30" E) 15/03/1898 - 15/03/1898, Trawl";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 57' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 21' 30.000" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2019/4/12
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 10950.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1039.0 frequency