Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:983-01570-012

PreservedSpecimen of Heptacarpus brevirostris (Dana, 1852) | stout coastal shrimp recorded on 1983-07-26


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 983-01570-012
Occurrence ID 500285dd-3886-47f4-8b62-cfff0a2ecea6
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60% | Fixative: formalin - 10%
Identified date 91-05-29
Collector Green, G. Gordon|Hughes, G. Grant|Sage, D. Doug
Supplied as "Gordon Green; Grant Hughes; Doug Sage"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number G83-08
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: SCUBA; hand | Net/Gear/Trap: plexiglass core sampler
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Associated taxa eelgrass
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
Date identified 91-05-29


Field number G83-08
Collecting date 1983-07-26
Supplied as year:1983  month:07  day:26 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: SCUBA; hand | Net/Gear/Trap: plexiglass core sampler
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 83-07-26


Scientific name Heptacarpus brevirostris (Dana, 1852)
Taxon rank species
Common name stout coastal shrimp
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Hippolytidae
Genus Heptacarpus
Species Heptacarpus brevirostris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Dana, 1852)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality James Island: just inside small bay on the west side of island near south end
Latitude 48.59833333
Longitude -123.3516667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality just inside small bay on the west side of island near south end
Water body Strait of Georgia
Minimum depth in meters 0
Maximum depth in meters 1.8288
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Gulf Islands
Verbatim depth 0 - 6 ft
Country code CA

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