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, M Norman

  • Sampling Method

    hand net

  • Date Visited From

    31/05/1997 6:45 PM

  • Date Visited To

    31/05/1997 7:45 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    5

  • Depth From (m)

    3

  • 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

    Spencer Gulf, Port Victoria jetty

  • Latitude

    -34.5;-34.5

  • Longitude

    137.48;137.48

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Gazetteer

  • Georeference Protocol

    gazetteer (Aus)