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

    1970

  • Identified By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    CPBS-N

  • Collected By

    A J. Gilmour

  • Collection Event Code

    CPBS-N 34

  • Sampling Method

    Smith-McIntyre grab

  • Date Visited From

    18/03/1965

  • Date Visited To

    18/03/1965

  • Depth From (m)

    15

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    CPBS-N 34

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Western Port, off Crib Point

  • Latitude

    -38.3465

  • Longitude

    145.24

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84