Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Leptomithrax gaimardii

  • Author and date of publication

    (Milne Edwards, 1834)

  • Preferred Common name

    Giant Spider Crab

  • Other Common Names

    Great Spider Crab

  • Date Identified

    1984

  • Identified By

    S W. Gunn

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museum Victoria, T Montague

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 010

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, 20 m otter

  • Date Visited From

    17/01/1980 1:00 PM

  • Date Visited To

    17/01/1980 2:00 PM

  • Depth From (m)

    46

  • 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

    Bass Strait, off Phillip Island, 5 km SSE of Cape Woolamai

  • Latitude

    -38.62

  • Longitude

    145.4

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84