Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Hapalochlaena maculosa

  • Author and date of publication

    (Hoyle, 1883)

  • Preferred Common name

    Southern Blue-ringed Octopus

  • Other Common Names

    Blue-ring Octopus Lesser Blue-ringed Octopus

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    J Finn

  • Sampling Method

    hand net

  • Date Visited From

    30/05/1997 7:00 PM

  • Date Visited To

    30/05/1997

  • Depth From (m)

    2.5

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    South Australia

  • Precise Location

    Ardrossan Jetty, Gulf St. Vincent

  • Latitude

    -34.42

  • Longitude

    137.92

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    Geoscience Australia - Place names website