Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:001-00256-005

PreservedSpecimen of Polyphemus pediculus (Linnaeus, 1761) recorded on 2001-06-25


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 001-00256-005
Occurrence ID 8c6d80ab-e610-42a4-8c4a-7b1d8e17280c
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60% | Fixative: formalin - 10%
Collector Forsyth, R. Robert|Lambert, P. Philip
Supplied as "Robert Forsyth; Philip Lambert"
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number L01-53
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: hand caught
Dataset name Royal BC Museum - Invertebrates Collection
Associated taxa roads, sedges on a gravel base
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 L01-53
Collecting date 2001-06-25
Supplied as year:2001  month:06  day:25 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: hand caught
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 01-06-25


Scientific name Polyphemus pediculus (Linnaeus, 1761)
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Branchiopoda
Order Diplostraca
Supplied as "Cladocera"
Family Polyphemidae
Genus Polyphemus
Species Polyphemus pediculus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1761)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality La Salle Lakes; Western Lake at Forest Recreation Site: S side of Hwy 16, W of Goat River
Latitude 53.52383333
Longitude -120.678
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality S side of Hwy 16, W of Goat River
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
Country code CA

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