Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:977-00276-002

PreservedSpecimen of Scyra acutifrons Dana, 1852 | sharpnose crab recorded on 1966-04-01


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 977-00276-002
Occurrence ID 8e6a2117-cd07-4f07-85ed-486a31769cb4
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60%
Identified by Gordon Green
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number FRB 66-16
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: dredge | Net/Gear/Trap: digby drag; naturalist drag
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: 198502


Field number FRB 66-16
Identification remarks IDD: 198502
Collecting date 1966-04-01
Supplied as year:1966  month:04  day:01 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: dredge | Net/Gear/Trap: digby drag; naturalist drag
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 66-04-01


Scientific name Scyra acutifrons Dana, 1852
Supplied scientific name "Scyra acutifrons Dana, 1851"
Taxon rank species
Common name sharpnose crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Epialtidae
Supplied as "Majidae"
Genus Scyra
Species Scyra acutifrons
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
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Dana, 1851
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Books Peninsula: off Brooks Peninsula
Latitude 50.18333333
Longitude -127.8366667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality off Brooks Peninsula
Water body Pacific Ocean
Maximum depth in meters 110
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Vancouver Island
Verbatim depth 110.0
Supplied as 110 m
Country code CA

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