Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:973-00166-042

PreservedSpecimen of Caprella mendax Mayer, 1903 recorded on 1973-07-10


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 973-00166-042
Occurrence ID 5017a8da-fd0d-4f15-a665-c70f940e55b3
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60%
Identified by Heidi Gartner
Identified date 09-05-21
Collector Cooke, B. Brent|Lambert, P. Philip
Supplied as "Brent Cooke; Philip Lambert"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Language en
Occurrence remarks split from 973-00166-035
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 1921-05-09
Supplied as 09-05-21


Collecting date 1973-07-10
Supplied as year:1973  month:07  day:10 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 73-07-10


Scientific name Caprella mendax Mayer, 1903
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Caprellidae
Genus Caprella
Species Caprella mendax
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Mayer, 1903
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Broken Group; Bauke Island: SE corner of Bauke Island
Latitude 48
Longitude -125
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality SE corner of Bauke Island
Water body Barkley Sound
Maximum depth in meters 9
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Vancouver Island
Verbatim depth 9.0
Supplied as 9 m
Country code CA

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