Occurrence record: LC000053000A3B70

Human observation of Tectura virginea (O. F. Müller, 1776) | White Tortoiseshell Limpet recorded on 2023-03-11


Occurrence ID LC000053000A3B70
Basis of record Human observation
Scientific name Tectura virginea (O. F. Müller, 1776) - White Tortoiseshell Limpet
Licence CC-BY
Record Date 2023-03-11 (Day)
Locality Gyllyngvase Beach
Location Grid Reference: SW812316 Latitude: 50.1448991423915 Longitude: -5.0635391004373
Recorded by Finley Hutchinson
Identified by Ian Smith
Identification verification status Accepted - correct


Data partner Conchological Society of Great Britain & Ireland
Data resource Conchological Society of Great Britain & Ireland: marine mollusc records
Collection code LC000053000A000J


Occurrence date 2023-03-11
Sampling protocol Field Observation
Date precision Day
Event date 2023-03-11
Event ID LC000053000A0CVS


Scientific name Tectura virginea (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Common name White Tortoiseshell Limpet
Taxon rank species
Name match metric Taxon GUID match
The match was based on the supplied taxon concept ID rather than the scientific name.
Species Tectura virginea
Genus Tectura
Family Lottiidae
Class Gastropoda
Phylum Mollusca
Kingdom Animalia
Taxon ID NHMSYS0021056385
Taxonomic issue No issues
Habitat taxon marine
Establishment means taxon Native
Scientific name authorship (O. F. Müller, 1776)


Country United Kingdom
State/Province England
Locality Gyllyngvase Beach
Latitude (WGS84) 50.1448991423915
Longitude (WGS84) -5.0635391004373
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 70.1
Georeference verification status Accepted
Grid size in meters 100
Grid reference SW812316

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