Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:A-007-00017

PreservedSpecimen of Majidae | spider crabs recorded on 1968-05-22


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 A-007-00017
Occurrence ID 4fed5569-8e79-4425-b4f5-ed61bb99b0f5
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60%
Collector Ellis, D. Derek
Supplied as "Derek Ellis"
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number 68.5.6
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: grab | Net/Gear/Trap: Van Veen grab; 0.1 sq.m.; 2mm screen
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


Field number 68.5.6
Collecting date 1968-05-22
Supplied as year:1968  month:05  day:22 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: grab | Net/Gear/Trap: Van Veen grab; 0.1 sq.m.; 2mm screen
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 68-05-22


Scientific name Majidae
Supplied scientific name "Majidae Samouelle, 1819"
Taxon rank family
Common name spider crabs
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Majidae
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
Taxon remarks similar to Rochinia sp. (on old jar label)
Scientific name authorship Samouelle, 1819
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Satellite Channel: centre of channel
Latitude 48.70166667
Longitude -123.4866667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality centre of channel
Water body Strait of Georgia
Maximum depth in meters 75
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
Verbatim depth 75.0
Supplied as 75 m
Country code CA

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