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

    1983

  • Identified By

    S W. Gunn

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet

  • Expedition Name

    Port Phillip Survey 1957-1963

  • Collected By

    Fisheries and Wildlife Department, National Museum of Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    PPS 58

  • Sampling Method

    scuba

  • Depth From (m)

    3.5

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    PPS 58

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Port Phillip Bay, off Point Cook

  • Latitude

    -37.925

  • Longitude

    144.802

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84