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Occurrence record: CRUST:C41405

Preserved specimen of Galathea australiensis Stimpson, 1858 | Striated Craylet recorded on 1/9/1969


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Supplied collection code "CRUST"
Catalog number C41405
Occurrence ID 0717:0010204-000C00414050000
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by M.C.C.  
Collector 1.  , S.M.   2.  Paterson   3.  , A.  
Supplied as "Slack-Smith, S.M. & Paterson, A."
Individual count 1
Occurrence status PRESENT


Event ID WAM Christmas Island Expedition 1969
Occurrence date Year: 1969, Month: 9, Day:
Supplied as year:1969  month:9 
Date precision MONTH


Scientific name Galathea australiensis
Taxon rank species
Common name Striated Craylet
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Galatheidae
Genus Galathea
Species Galathea australiensis
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Stimpson, 1858


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -10.4166
Supplied as: "-10.4166"
Longitude 105.6667
Supplied as: "105.6667"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Christmas Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 10°25`S
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 105°40`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Christmas Island
    IMCRA 4 Regions Christmas Island Province

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 74.0 %