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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.305648

Preserved specimen of Zafra Adams, 1860 | Dove Shell recorded on 1980


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 Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.305648
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10246755","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.305648"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Loch, Mr I W"]
Identified date 1995
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1995
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1980, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1980"
Event ID
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Zafra
Supplied scientific name "Zafra ocellatula (Hervier, 1899)"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Dove Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Columbellidae
Genus Zafra
Species Zafra ocellatula
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Zafra ocellatula (Hervier, 1899)
Scientific name authorship Adams, 1860
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Hervier, 1899)


Country Mauritius
Latitude -20.183
Supplied as: "-20.183"
Longitude 57.533
Supplied as: "57.533"
Datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 16959 B] MAURITIUS (20° 11' 00" S, 57° 32' 00" E) 1980 - 1980, Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20° 11' 0" S
Marine false
Country Code MU
Verbatim longitude 57° 32' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/3/19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Mauritius

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %