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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F122656

Preserved specimen of Perissasterias monacantha McKnight | Seastar recorded on 1986-07-23


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
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F122656
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D. O'Hara  
Identified date 10/04/2008
Collector Museums Victoria  
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Institution ID
Field number SLOPE 34
Language en
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [WHOI epibenthic sled]
Collection ID
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Dataset ID [Invertebrates]
Date identified 10/04/2008


Dataset / Survey name SLOPE  
Event ID SLOPE 34
Field number SLOPE 34
Occurrence date 1986-07-23
Supplied date "1986-07-23T16:20:00\1986-07-23T17:27:00"
Sampling protocol WHOI epibenthic sled  
Date precision DAY
Event time 16:20:00\17:27:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Asteroidea | Forcipulatida | Asteriidae
Scientific name Perissasterias monacantha
Supplied scientific name "Perissasterias monacantha McKnight, 1973"
Taxon rank species
Common name Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Forcipulatida
Family Asteriidae
Genus Perissasterias
Species Perissasterias monacantha
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship McKnight
Supplied as McKnight, 1973
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality South of Point Hicks
Latitude -38.2733
Supplied as: "-38.2733"
Longitude 149.46
Supplied as: "149.46"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality South of Point Hicks
Minimum depth in meters 800
Maximum depth in meters 800
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country code AU
Location ID SLOPE 34

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone