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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.42

Preserved specimen of Herpetopoma aspersus (Philippi, 1846) | Fine Beaded Top Shell recorded on 1889


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.42
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10282732","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.42"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Connell, E.  
Collector Statham, E.J.  
Supplied as "Statham, E. J."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2017-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1889, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1889"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Herpetopoma aspersus
Supplied scientific name "Herpetopoma aspersum (Philippi, 1846)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Fine Beaded Top Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Family Chilodontidae
Genus Herpetopoma
Species Herpetopoma aspersus
Name match metric fuzzyMatch
Accepted name Herpetopoma aspersum (Philippi, 1846)
Scientific name authorship (Philippi, 1846)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Philippi, 1846)


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -30.21693
Supplied as: "-30.21693"
Longitude 153.18054
Supplied as: "153.18054"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Moonee Creek, Moonee Beach, N of Coffs Harbour
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 28810] Australia, New South Wales, Moonee Creek, Moonee Beach, N of Coffs Harbour (30° 13' 01" S, 153° 10' 50" E) 1889 - 1889, Statham, E J(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 13' 1" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 10' 50" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/11/13
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2017/11/13
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Solitary Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 97630.0 frequency
    Species Richness 3384.0 frequency