Occurrence record: MIZ:Z916

Preserved specimen of Goniopora pendulus Veron, 1985 | Stony Coral recorded on 1/10/1983


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z916
Other catalog numbers ["164-84"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:916
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Veron, J.E.N.  
Identified date 1/1/1985
Collector Veron, J.E.N.  
Supplied as "Veron, J.E.N."
Specimen type HOLOTYPE  
Supplied as "Holotype"
Individual count 1
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1985-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/1985


Occurrence date
Supplied as year:1983  month:10  day:0 
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Goniopora pendulus
Identified to rank species
Common name Stony Coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Poritidae
Genus Goniopora
Species Goniopora pendulus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Veron, 1985
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -28.75
Supplied as: "-28.75"
Longitude 113.7833
Supplied as: "113.7833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Rat Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Not Acc.
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28°45`S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°47`E

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