Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:015-00242-001

PreservedSpecimen of Decapoda | crabs recorded on 1994-09-02


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 015-00242-001
Occurrence ID 8e73df78-1a7e-4780-a9dd-926ea74d70f2
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Ethanol - 70%
Individual count many
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Sampling effort 10 min at 4 km
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number LC 94-1 Tow #3
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: tow
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Language en
Occurrence remarks megalopa
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 LC 94-1 Tow #3
Collecting date 1994-09-02
Supplied as year:1994  month:09  day:02 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: tow
Date precision Day
Event remarks Butler Shrimp Collection
Verbatim event date 94-09-02
Event time 22:33


Scientific name Decapoda
Taxon rank order
Common name crabs
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Taxon remarks This no longer exists. Created as needs to be a place holder as many specimens were identified to this and it provides slightly more information than Decapoda (excludes caridea).
Taxonomic status accepted
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Graham Island; Yakan Point: Yacun Point?
Latitude 54.07055556
Longitude -131.8352778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Yacun Point?
Water body Dixon Entrance
Location remarks April 21, 2015. Location uncertain as label read 'Yacun Point'.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources BC Geographical Names Information Service database (BCGNIS), GeoBC Branch, FLNRO/ update cycle: continuous
Continent North America
County Haida Gwaii
Georeference remarks Lat/Long Approximate
Country code CA

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