Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Caretta caretta

  • Author and date of publication

    (Linnaeus, 1758)

  • Preferred Common name

    Loggerhead Turtle

  • Date Identified

    20/12/2013

  • Identified By

    Dr Katie Date - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Stage Or Age

    Juvenile

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue frozen ethanol 70% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Katie Date - Museums Victoria, Rod Goring - Great Ocean Road Coast Committee, Victoria Rudolf-Stringer - Museum Victoria, Elizabeth Newton - Museum Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    Found dead

  • Date Visited From

    20/12/2013

  • Date Visited To

    20/12/2013

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Herpetology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Town

    Lorne

  • Precise Location

    Stoney Creek

  • Latitude

    -38.5212

  • Longitude

    143.988

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Maps

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated from map

  • Georeference Date

    2014-01-14T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Dr Katie Date - Museums Victoria