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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.16403

Preserved specimen of Mediomastus Hartman, 1944 recorded on 1972-11-02


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 Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number W.16403
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1158155","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.16403"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:W.16403
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Poore et al.  
Collector Victorian Ministry for Conservation  
Supplied as "Marine Studies Group - Victorian Ministry for Conservation"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1972-11-02
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Mediomastus
Supplied scientific name "Mediomastus sp."
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Capitellidae
Genus Mediomastus
Species Mediomastus sp.
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Mediomastus sp.
Scientific name authorship Hartman, 1944
Name type INFORMAL


Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -38.03833
Supplied as: "-38.03833"
Longitude 145.08666
Supplied as: "145.08666"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[PPBES 928/4] Australia, Victoria, Port Phillip Bay (38° 02' 18" S, 145° 05' 12" E) 02/11/1972 - 02/11/1972";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 38° 2' 18" S
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 5' 12" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)