Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Cercophonius squama

  • Author and date of publication

    (Gervais, 1844)

  • Preferred Common name

    Wood Scorpion

  • Other Common Names

    Southern Scorpion

  • Date Identified

    2017

  • Identified By

    Dr Volker W Framenau - Western Australian Museum (WAM)

  • Number Of Specimens

    88

  • Specimen Nature

    wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Melbourne Zoo

  • Sampling Method

    pit fall trap

  • Date Visited From

    11/02/2016

  • Date Visited To

    16/02/2016

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Entomology

  • Collecting Areas

    Entomology and Arachnology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    French Island

  • Precise Location

    'Greenhills' D. Halpern's Estate, French Island

  • Latitude

    -38.3915

  • Longitude

    145.287

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    on label