Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Pelamis platurus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Linnaeus, 1766)

  • Preferred Common name

    Yellow-bellied Sea Snake

  • Identified By

    David J. James - Parks Australia, Christmas Island

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue frozen ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Collected By

    David J. James - Parks Australia, Christmas Island

  • Date Visited From

    20/06/1999

  • Date Visited To

    20/06/1999

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Tissue and DNA

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Indian Ocean

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Christmas Island

  • Precise Location

    Flying Fish Cove

  • Latitude

    -10.4294

  • Longitude

    105.668

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated