Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Octopus alpheus

  • Author and date of publication

    Norman, 1993

  • Type Status

    Holotype

  • Preferred Common name

    octopus

  • Date Identified

    1993

  • Identified By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    Hand net

  • Date Visited From

    2/11/1989 4:35 AM

  • Date Visited To

    2/11/1989

  • Depth To (m)

    0.2

  • Depth From (m)

    0.1

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    South side of Tryon Island, Capricorn Group

  • Latitude

    -23.25

  • Longitude

    151.78

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84