Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Meridiastra calcar

  • Author and date of publication

    (Lamarck, 1816)

  • Preferred Common name

    Eight-armed Cushion Star

  • Other Common Names

    Seastar

  • Date Identified

    23/05/2016

  • Identified By

    Dr Christopher Mah - Smithsonian Institution

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Edmund D. Gill

  • Date Visited From

    22/11/1979

  • Date Visited To

    22/11/1979

  • 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

    Back Beach, Blairgowrie

  • Latitude

    -38.37

  • Longitude

    144.77

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84