Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Petrolisthes elongatus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Milne Edwards, 1837)

  • Preferred Common name

    porcelain crab

  • Date Identified

    1997

  • Identified By

    Rachael A. King - South Australian Museum

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet methylated spirits 100% ethanol 95%

  • Expedition Name

    NZ97

  • Collected By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria, Elycia J. Wallis - Museum Victoria, Rachel A King - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    NZ97 004

  • Sampling Method

    hand

  • Date Visited From

    18/03/1997 4:45 PM

  • Date Visited To

    18/03/1997

  • 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

    NZ97 004

  • Country

    New Zealand

  • Precise Location

    Portobello Marine Station (Univ. of Otago), Otago Peninsula next to small wooden jetty

  • Latitude

    -45.85

  • Longitude

    170.65

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84