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Occurrence record: Entomology:K.194290

PreservedSpecimen of Theretra silhetensis recorded on 1988-01-14


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 code Australian Museum Entomology Collection
Catalog number K.194290
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:6051214; urn:catalog:AM:Entomology:K.194290
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Lachlan, R.B.
Supplied as "Lachlan, R. B."
Type status holotype
Supplied as "Holotype: Theretra aquila intersecta Lachlan & Moulds, 1996 : Sphingidae : Lepidoptera : Insecta : Arthropoda"
Sex Male
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Entomology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Kitching & Cadiou (2000)";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Kitching & Cadiou (2000)";
Collecting date 1988-01-14
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Theretra silhetensis
Supplied scientific name "Theretra silhetensis intersecta Butler, 1875"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Sphingidae
Genus Theretra
Species Theretra silhetensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to Butler, 1875
Accepted name usage Theretra silhetensis intersecta Butler, 1875


Country Vanuatu
State / Province Sanma Province
Latitude -15.050
Longitude 166.050
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Olry
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Vanuatu, Sanma Province, Espiritu Santo, Port Olry (15° 03' S, 166° 03' E) 14/01/1988 - 14/01/1988, Lachlan, R. B.(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
County Espiritu Santo
Verbatim longitude 166° 3' E
Verbatim latitude 15° 3' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2014/4/2
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Vanuatu

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2225985.5 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 57.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.47 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.8221 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.79999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.61 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.65 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.16 100 x degrees C
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -5447.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 19.26589 degrees