Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.60095

PreservedSpecimen of Mallacoota recorded on 1999-10-11


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number P.60095
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1110791; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.60095
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.60095
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by C. Appadoo & A.A. Myers
Identified date 2000
Type status paratype
Supplied as "PARATYPES: Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo, Myers & Fagoonee, 2002 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;PARATYPES: Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo et al., 2002 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;Paratypes: Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo et al., 2002 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;Paratypes: Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo et al., 2002 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Arthropoda"
Sex Male
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2000


Collecting date 1999-10-11
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1045378


Scientific name Mallacoota
Supplied scientific name "Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo et al., 2002"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Maeridae
Genus Mallacoota
Species Mallacoota caerulea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Appadoo et al., 2002
Accepted name usage Mallacoota caerulea Appadoo et al., 2002


Country Mauritius
Latitude -20.32499
Longitude 57.366
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Tamarin
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Mauritius, Tamarin (20° 19' 30" S, 57° 22' E) 11/10/1999 - 11/10/1999";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim longitude 57° 22' E
Verbatim latitude 20° 19' 30.000" S

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Seychelles and Mascarenes Moist Forests
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mascarene Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Mascarene Islands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.033750825
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 90.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0944786 index
    Species Richness 68.0 frequency