Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:973-00092-004

PreservedSpecimen of Balanus crenatus Bruguière, 1789 | an acorn barnacle recorded on 1973-06-12


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 973-00092-004
Occurrence ID 50228f5c-f04d-44be-bdd7-9c9f684c3e01
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet
Collector Peden, A. Alex|Lambert, P. Philip
Supplied as "Alex Peden; Philip Lambert"
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: SCUBA
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


Collecting date 1973-06-12
Supplied as year:1973  month:06  day:12 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: SCUBA
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 73-06-12
Event time 1800


Scientific name Balanus crenatus Bruguière, 1789
Supplied scientific name "Balanus crenatus Bruguière, 1789-1792"
Taxon rank species
Common name an acorn barnacle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Maxillopoda
Order Sessilia
Family Balanidae
Genus Balanus
Species Balanus crenatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Fuzzy match
A match was determined by using a sound expression of the supplied name.
Name parse type sciname
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Bruguière, 1789-1792
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Saltspring Island; Long Harbour; Nose Point: rock face on north east shore of Nose Point
Latitude 48.85
Longitude -123.4166667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality rock face on north east shore of Nose Point
Water body Strait of Georgia
Minimum depth in meters 6
Maximum depth in meters 11
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Gulf Islands
Verbatim depth 11.0
Supplied as 6 - 11 m
Country code CA

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