Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Tosia australis

  • Author and date of publication

    Gray, 1840

  • Preferred Common name

    Biscuit Star

  • Other Common Names

    Seastar

  • Date Identified

    01/08/2006

  • Identified By

    Kate M. Naughton - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Kate M. Naughton - Museum Victoria, Joyce Ong

  • Sampling Method

    snorkel

  • Date Visited From

    1/08/2006

  • Date Visited To

    1/08/2006

  • Depth To (m)

    1.5

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Port Phillip Bay, Sorrento near pier

  • Latitude

    -38.3372

  • Longitude

    144.745

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth