Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Limnoria carptora

  • Author and date of publication

    Cookson, 1997

  • Type Status

    Holotype

  • Preferred Common name

    isopod

  • Date Identified

    1996

  • Identified By

    Dr Laurie J. Cookson

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet formalin 4%, buffered with borax ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Graham Edgar

  • Date Visited From

    21/02/1988

  • Date Visited To

    21/02/1988

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Antarctica

  • Precise Location

    Heard Island, Atlas Cove

  • Latitude

    -53

  • Longitude

    74

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84