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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F254741

PreservedSpecimen of Corbicula (Corbiculina) australis


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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F254741
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | dry
Collector Blandowski, W. William
Supplied as "William Blandowski | et al"
License CC0
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Dataset name Blandowski Murray and Darling Expedition
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date Year: 1856, Month: 12, Day:
Supplied as year:1856  month:12 
Date precision Not Supplied


Higher classification Mollusca | Conchifera | Bivalvia | Heterodonta | Veneroida | Corbiculoidea | Corbiculidae
Scientific name Corbicula (Corbiculina) australis
Supplied scientific name "Corbicula (Corbiculina) australis (Deshayes, 1830)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Cyrenidae
Supplied as "Corbiculidae"
Genus Corbicula
Species Corbicula australis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Corbiculina
Scientific name authorship (Deshayes, 1830)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria/New South Wales
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria/New South Wales
Locality vicinity of junction of Murray & Darling Rivers [precise locality not known]
Verbatim locality vicinity of junction of Murray & Darling Rivers [precise locality not known]

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