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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.355450

Preserved specimen of Terebra laevigata Gray, 1834 | Auger Shell recorded on 1972-12-12


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.355450
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10264200","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.355450"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Leroi, Anne  
Identified date 1991
Collector Starck, W.  
Supplied as "Starck, W."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1972-12-12
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Terebra laevigata
Supplied scientific name "Terebra laevigata J.E.Gray, 1834"
Taxon rank species
Common name Auger Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Terebridae
Genus Terebra
Species Terebra laevigata
Match type canonicalMatch
Accepted name usage Terebra laevigata J.E.Gray, 1834
Scientific name authorship Gray, 1834
Name according to J.E.Gray, 1834


Country Australia
Latitude -19.116
Supplied as: "-19.116"
Longitude 152.383
Supplied as: "152.383"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Marion Reef, 0.25ml E of SW end of main reef
Water body Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 17388 B] Coral Sea, Australia, Marion Reef, 0.25ml E of SW end of main reef (19° 07' 00" S, 152° 23' 00" E) 12/12/1972 - 12/12/1972, Starck, W.(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 19° 7' 0" S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 23' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/4/11
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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