Occurrence record: Observations:105334985

Human observation of Callistoctopus ornatus (Gould, 1852) | White-striped Octopus recorded on 2022-01-07
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Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 105334985
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/105334985
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by James Peake  
Identified date 2022-01-22T00:01:47Z
Collector Kleinlein, Stephan  
Supplied as "Stephan Kleinlein"
User oceanbluesky
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder Stephan Kleinlein
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Occurrence remarks Amazing octopus got attracted to my lights and performed in front of it for over 30 minutes. Just inside the lagoon very close to the beach.
Identification verification status research
Date identified 2022-01-22T00:01:47Z
Identification ID 232813293


Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist research-grade observations  
Occurrence date 2022-01-07
Supplied date "2022-01-06T19:43:00Z"
Verbatim event date 2022/01/06 7:43 PM UTC
Date precision DAY
Event time 19:43:00Z


Scientific name Callistoctopus ornatus
Identified to rank species
Common name White-striped Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Callistoctopus
Species Callistoctopus ornatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gould, 1852)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -31.526355
Supplied as: "-31.5263552509"
Longitude 159.059057
Supplied as: "159.0590566166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lord Howe Island, AU-NS, AU
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 977.0
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

captive wild

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers - Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)