Occurrence record: CMNI:CMNI 2018-1406

PreservedSpecimen of Parasagitta elegans (Verrill, 1873) | arrow worm recorded on 1982-08-08


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature General Invertebrate Collection
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature General Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number CMNI 2018-1406
Occurrence ID 5eb37653-8168-1684-c093-d3970cb240bf
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Identified by Mohammed, Ali
Collector Fife, J. Jack|Percy, A. Jon
Supplied as "Fife, Jack ; Percy, Jon A."
Individual count 6
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/qjhi-pcfq
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name General Invertebrate
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Parasagitta elegans (CMNI 2018-1406)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNI
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1982-08-08
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1982-08-08


Higher classification Animalia; Chaetognatha; Sagittoidea; Aphragmaphora; Sagittidae; Parasagitta
Scientific name Parasagitta elegans (Verrill, 1873)
Supplied scientific name "Parasagitta elegans"
Taxon rank species
Common name arrow worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chaetognatha
Class Sagittoidea
Order Aphragmophora
Family Sagittidae
Genus Parasagitta
Species Parasagitta elegans
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Verrill 1873


Country Canada
State / Province Nunavut
Locality Arctic Ocean, Frobisher Bay, St. 5, Sample No. FB82-4, Depth= 16m
Latitude 63.667222
Longitude -68.434167
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID ABS FB82-4 1982-08-08 Frobisher Bay St. 5
County Baffin I.

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