Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:988-00011-004

PreservedSpecimen of Nereididae | ragworms recorded on 1988-01-23


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 988-00011-004
Occurrence ID 54608572-6f6d-4ba6-a4cb-5c2508d07ed7
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Specimen Nature: Wet | Preservative: Isopropanol - 60% | Fixative: formalin - 10%
Collector Cosgrove, J. James|Green, G. Gordon|Lambert, P. Philip
Supplied as "James Cosgrove; Gordon Green; Philip Lambert"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Owner institution code RBCM
Field number L88-10 Tully sta#23
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
Sampling protocol Collection Method: trawl | Net/Gear/Trap: large otter trawl
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 L88-10 Tully sta#23
Collecting date 1988-01-23
Supplied as year:1988  month:01  day:23 
Sampling protocol Collection Method: trawl | Net/Gear/Trap: large otter trawl
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 88-01-23
Event time 1953 PST


Scientific name Nereididae
Supplied scientific name "Nereididae Johnston, 1865"
Taxon rank family
Common name ragworms
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Order Phyllodocida
Supplied as "Aciculata"
Family Nereididae
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
Scientific name authorship Johnston, 1865
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Langara Island: off Langara Island
Latitude 54.34916667
Longitude -132.7966667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality off Langara Island
Water body Dixon Entrance
Minimum depth in meters 357
Maximum depth in meters 385
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Queen Charlotte Islands
Verbatim depth 385.0
Supplied as 357 - 385 m
Country code CA

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