Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Petricia vernicina

  • Author and date of publication

    (Lamarck, 1816)

  • Preferred Common name

    Velvet Seastar

  • Other Common Names

    Seastar

  • Date Identified

    1971

  • Identified By

    Richard A. Pollack

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Dry

  • Expedition Name

    EGSS - East Gippsland Scallop Survey

  • Collected By

    National Museum of Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    EGSS 60

  • Sampling Method

    dredge, scallop

  • Date Visited From

    2/02/1971

  • Date Visited To

    2/02/1971

  • Depth From (m)

    27

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    EGSS 60

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Eastern Bass Strait

  • Latitude

    -38.83

  • Longitude

    147.78

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84