Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:985-00020-005

PreservedSpecimen of Pinnixa occidentalis Rathbun, 1894 | western pea crab recorded on 1981-09-16


Data resource Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Institution code Royal British Columbia Museum
Supplied institution code "RBCM"
Collection code Royal British Columbia Museum - Invertebrate Zoology
Catalog number 985-00020-005
Occurrence ID 8c2fdefd-3157-405e-8b1b-73997d392347
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60%
Identified by Gordon Green
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number DS405 2B2
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: epibenthic sled | Net/Gear/Trap: epibenthic sled
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/zh7n1e
Institution ID http://grbio.org/cool/gayt-20cg
Collection code Invertebrate Zoology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks IDD: 198503


Field number DS405 2B2
Identification remarks IDD: 198503
Collecting date 1981-09-16
Supplied as year:1981  month:09  day:16 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: epibenthic sled | Net/Gear/Trap: epibenthic sled
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 81-09-16
Event time 0800 PDT


Scientific name Pinnixa occidentalis Rathbun, 1894
Supplied scientific name "Pinnixa occidentalis M. J. Rathbun, 1893"
Taxon rank species
Common name western pea crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Pinnotheridae
Genus Pinnixa
Species Pinnixa occidentalis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship M. J. Rathbun, 1893
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Pachena Bay: SW of Pachena Bay
Latitude 48.59166667
Longitude -125.275
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality SW of Pachena Bay
Water body Pacific Ocean
Maximum depth in meters 122
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Vancouver Island
Verbatim depth 122.0
Supplied as 122 m
Country code CA

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