Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Pyromaia tuberculata

  • Author and date of publication

    (Lockington, 1877)

  • Preferred Common name

    Tuberculate Pear Crab

  • Other Common Names

    American Spider Crab

  • Date Identified

    13/10/2015

  • Identified By

    Ruby Albury - Museum Victoria; Dr C A. Farrelly - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Greg Jenkins - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)

  • Sampling Method

    snapper trawl

  • Date Visited From

    16/01/1997

  • Date Visited To

    16/01/1997

  • 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

  • Latitude

    -38.1686;-38.1708

  • Longitude

    145.051;145.05

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps