Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Meridiastra gunnii

  • Author and date of publication

    (Gray, 1840)

  • Preferred Common name

    Six-armed Cushion Star

  • Other Common Names

    Purple Cushion Star Seastar

  • Date Identified

    2003

  • Identified By

    P M. O'Loughlin

  • Number Of Specimens

    6

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Dry

  • Collected By

    Dr Brian J. Smith

  • Date Visited From

    15/11/1969

  • Date Visited To

    15/11/1969

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Western Australia

  • Precise Location

    Frenchman bay, King George Sound

  • Latitude

    -35.08

  • Longitude

    117.95

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84