Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Acutigebia simsoni

  • Author and date of publication

    (Thomson, 1893)

  • Preferred Common name

    Spiny Mud Shrimp

  • Other Common Names

    Sand-borer Sponge Shrimp

  • Date Identified

    1994

  • Identified By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Female

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    CRUST

  • Collected By

    Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    CRUST 141

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA airlift

  • Date Visited From

    26/02/1992

  • Date Visited To

    26/02/1992

  • 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

    CRUST 141

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Portland Bay, reef below lighthouse

  • Latitude

    -38.37

  • Longitude

    141.603

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84