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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.63627

Preserved specimen of Meraldia madeleinae Coleman & Lowry, 2006 recorded on 1985-04-19


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 Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.63627
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1138203","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.63627"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.63627
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Coleman, O  
Collector , G.C.B.  
Supplied as "Poore on FV Lemnos, G. C.B."
Specimen type cited: Meraldia madeleinae Coleman & Lowry, 2006 : Ochlesidae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;cited: Meraldia madeleinae Coleman & Lowry, 2006 : Ochlesidae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Arthropoda
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2002


Event ID
Occurrence date 1985-04-19
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Meraldia madeleinae
Supplied scientific name "Meraldia madeleinae Coleman & Lowry, 2006"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Ochlesidae
Genus Meraldia
Species Meraldia madeleinae
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Meraldia madeleinae Coleman & Lowry, 2006
Scientific name authorship Coleman & Lowry, 2006
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Coleman & Lowry, 2006


Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -33.67499
Supplied as: "-33.67499"
Longitude 134.366
Supplied as: "134.366"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality "The Hotspot" reef, north west of Flinders Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[NMV SA 62] Australia, South Australia, "The Hotspot" reef, north west of Flinders Island (33° 40' 30" S, 134° 22' E) 19/04/1985 - 19/04/1985";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 40' 30.000" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 134° 22' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
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dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Eyre

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 324.0 frequency
    Species Richness 140.0 frequency