Occurrence record: CMNI:CMNI 1986-0735

PreservedSpecimen of Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776) recorded on 1965-07-31


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 1986-0735
Occurrence ID 5e812ad2-94e6-4e64-98a5-8afe5a7ea4c6
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations fluid
Record number 65-1506 B-3
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
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Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/qjhi-pcfq
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name General Invertebrate
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Pteraster militaris (CMNI 1986-0735)
Occurrence status present
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CMNI
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1965-07-31
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1965-07-31


Higher classification Animalia; Echinodermata; Asterozoa; Asteroidea; Spinulosida; Pterasteridae; Pteraster
Scientific name Pteraster militaris (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Supplied scientific name "Pteraster militaris"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Velatida
Family Pterasteridae
Genus Pteraster
Species Pteraster militaris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (O.F.Muller 1776)


Country Canada
State / Province Newfoundland and Labrador
Locality Strait of Belle Isle
Latitude 51.816667
Longitude -56.083333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CMNI 1986-0735
Verbatim longitude 56° 5' 0" W
Verbatim latitude 51° 49' 0" N

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