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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.173819.001

Preserved specimen of Pareledone prydzensis Lu & Stranks, 1994 recorded on 1991-02-24


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.173819.001
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10234871","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.173819.001"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.173819.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "70% ethanol";
Identified by Stranks, T. N.  
Identified date 1993
Collector 1.  Lu, C.C.   2.  Stranks, T.N.  
Supplied as "C.C.Lu & T.N.Stranks"
Specimen type Paratype: Pareledone prydzensis Lu & Stranks, 1994 : Megaleledonidae : : Cephalopoda : Mollusca;Paratype: Pareledone prydzensis Lu & Stranks, 1994 : Octopodidae : : Cephalopoda : Mollusca
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10058840
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: texpress 01/Sep/1999";
Occurrence date 1991-02-24
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Pareledone prydzensis
Supplied scientific name "Pareledone prydzensis Lu & Stranks, 1994"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Supplied as "Megaleledonidae"
Genus Pareledone
Species Pareledone prydzensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Pareledone prydzensis Lu & Stranks, 1994
Scientific name authorship Lu & Stranks, 1994
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Lu & Stranks, 1994


Country Antarctica
Latitude -66.78777
Supplied as: "-66.78777"
Longitude 72.57846
Supplied as: "72.57846"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Prydz Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 6957] ANTARCTICA, Prydz Bay (66° 46' 31" S, 72° 36' 10" E) 24/02/1991 - 24/02/1991, C.C.Lu & T.N.Stranks(Collector), ANARE RSV"Aurora Australis".Roughy net";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 66° 47' 16.0" S
Marine true
Country Code AQ
Verbatim longitude 72° 34' 42.5" E

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