Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.824

Preserved specimen of Polycirrus hamiltoni Benham, 1921 | Polychaete Worm


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 Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number W.824
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1028015","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.824"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.824
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Australasian Antarctic Expedition Publication Committee  
Supplied as "Australasian Antarctic Expedition Publication Committee"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1001095
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Polycirrus hamiltoni
Supplied scientific name "Polycirrus hamiltoni Benham, 1921"
Identified to rank species
Common name Polychaete Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Polycirridae
Genus Polycirrus
Species Polycirrus hamiltoni
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Polycirrus hamiltoni Benham, 1921
Scientific name authorship Benham, 1921
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Benham, 1921


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -54.5
Supplied as: "-54.5"
Longitude 158.95
Supplied as: "158.95"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Macquarie Island
Water body Southern Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Southern Ocean, Australia, Tasmania, Macquarie Island (54° 30' S, 158° 57' E), Australasian Antarctic Expedition Publication Committee(Presenter), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 54° 30' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 158° 57' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/9/20
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Macquarie Island
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Macquarie Island
    NRM Regions 2010 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region - Macquarie Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Macquarie Island Province
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %