Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Pelamis platurus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Linnaeus, 1766)

  • Preferred Common name

    Yellow-bellied Sea Snake

  • Date Identified

    28/11/2017

  • Identified By

    Tony Mitchell - Department of Sustainability and Environment

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Whole frozen

  • Collected By

    Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

  • Sampling Method

    salvage

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Herpetology

  • Collecting Areas

    Herpetology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    Point Hicks

  • Precise Location

    Point Hicks, West Beach

  • Latitude

    -37.786

  • Longitude

    149.26

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth

  • Georeference Protocol

    Estimation

  • Georeference Date

    2019-01-17T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Karen K. Roberts