Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Halicarcinus ovatus

  • Author and date of publication

    Stimpson, 1858

  • Preferred Common name

    Three-pronged Sea Spider

  • Other Common Names

    Oval Spider Crab

  • Date Identified

    1991

  • Identified By

    S W. Gunn

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet

  • Expedition Name

    SWA

  • Collected By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria, Helen M. Lew Ton

  • Collection Event Code

    SWA 67

  • Sampling Method

    Hand dredge

  • Date Visited From

    17/04/1986

  • Date Visited To

    17/04/1986

  • Depth From (m)

    3

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    SWA 67

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Western Australia

  • Precise Location

    Princess Royal Harbour; N of Quarantine Station (Bramble Beach)

  • Latitude

    -35.0483

  • Longitude

    117.912

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84