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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.569676

Preserved specimen of Drillia | Turrid Shell recorded on 1961


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.569676
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2328760","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.569676"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by I.Loch  
Identified date 2018-5
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 2018-05
Supplied as 2018-5
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1961, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1961"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Drillia
Supplied scientific name "Drillia caffra (E.A.Smith, 1882)"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Turrid Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Drilliidae
Genus Drillia
Species Drillia caffra
Match type higherMatch
Accepted name usage Drillia caffra (E.A.Smith, 1882)
Name according to (E.A.Smith, 1882)


Country South Africa
State or Territory Eastern Cape Province
Latitude -33.60277
Supplied as: "-33.60277"
Longitude 26.90055
Supplied as: "26.90055"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Alfred
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 56420] SOUTH AFRICA, Eastern Cape Province, Port Alfred (33° 36' 10" S, 26° 54' 02" E) 1961 - 1961, Hutt, J S(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 36' 10" S
Marine false
Country code ZA
Verbatim longitude 26° 54' 2" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/5/1
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 58.0 %