Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Hapalochlaena maculosa

  • Author and date of publication

    (Hoyle, 1883)

  • Preferred Common name

    Southern Blue-ringed Octopus

  • Other Common Names

    Blue-ring Octopus Lesser Blue-ringed Octopus

  • Identified By

    J H. Macpherson

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    W Kershaw

  • Date Visited From

    20/07/1891

  • Date Visited To

    20/07/1891

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Cheltenham Beach

  • Latitude

    -37.97

  • Longitude

    145.05

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84