Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology:976-01171-005

PreservedSpecimen of Hemigrapsus nudus (Dana, 1851) | purple shore crab recorded on 1948-06-05


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 976-01171-005
Occurrence ID 0c3ab14f-5145-41fd-9367-ecec59b73ef6
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
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Owner institution code RBCM
Rightsholder Royal BC Museum
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 1948-06-05
Supplied date "48-06-05"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Hemigrapsus nudus (Dana, 1851)
Supplied scientific name "Hemigrapsus nudus"
Taxon rank species
Common name purple shore crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Supplied as "Malacostraca"
Family Varunidae
Genus Hemigrapsus
Species Hemigrapsus nudus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship (Dana, 1851)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Galiano Island; Retreat Cove
Habitat Terrestrial/Aquatic: marine
Latitude 48.93333333
Longitude -123.5
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Strait of Georgia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Invertebrate Zoology Data Conversion
Continent North America
County Gulf Islands
Country code CA

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