Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Asterias amurensis

  • Author and date of publication

    Lütken, 1871

  • Preferred Common name

    Northern Pacific Seastar

  • Other Common Names

    Seastar

  • Date Identified

    1998

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    D A. Staples - Museum Victoria (Sciences)

  • Sampling Method

    Hand

  • Date Visited From

    6/02/1998

  • Date Visited To

    6/02/1998

  • 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

    Dromana Bay

  • Latitude

    -38.3

  • Longitude

    144.98

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    Natmap Raster estimated

  • Georeference Date

    2017-12-21T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Melanie Mackenzie - Museums Victoria