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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F263157

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar recorded on 1976-03-16

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F263157
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Whole;specimenForm=dry;storageMedium=dry
Identified by Frank W. Rowe
Identified date /03/1976
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /03/1976

Event

Collecting date 1976-03-16
Supplied date "1976-03-16T00:00:00;1976-03-16T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata;Asteroidea;Valvatida;Asterinidae
Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Patiriella calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Supplied as "Patiriella"
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Australia, South Australia
Country Australia
State / Province South Australia
Locality MacDonnell
Verbatim locality MacDonnell
Continent Australia
County Grey County

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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