Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Pycnoplax meridionalis

  • Author and date of publication

    (Rathbun, 1923)

  • Preferred Common name

    Deep Water Two-spined Crab

  • Date Identified

    05/05/1989

  • Identified By

    Dr Peter Davie - Queensland Museum (QM)

  • Number Of Specimens

    10

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Whole Wet ethanol, 95% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    SLOPE

  • Collected By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria, et al

  • Collection Event Code

    SLOPE 85

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, 3 m Isaacs-Kidd mid-water

  • Date Visited From

    30/10/1988 4:20 PM

  • Date Visited To

    30/10/1988 6:06 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    124

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    SLOPE 85

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Tasmania

  • Precise Location

    37 km NE of Cape Tourville

  • Latitude

    -41.8812;-41.9927

  • Longitude

    148.632;148.519

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84