Occurrence record: 18592027

Human observation of Styela clava Herdman, 1881 | Leathery Sea Squirt recorded on 2020-12-18


Occurrence ID 18592027
Basis of record Human observation
Scientific name Styela clava Herdman, 1881 - Leathery Sea Squirt
Licence CC-BY
Record Date 2020-12-18 (Day)
Locality Scapa Flow, Orkney
Location Grid Reference: HY459019 Latitude: 58.901449 Longitude: -2.939823
Recorded by Andrew Want
Identified by Andrew Want
Identification verification status Accepted - correct


Data partner Marine Biological Association
Data resource Verified marine records from Indicia-based surveys
Collection code iRecord | SEWeb INNS


Individual count 1


Occurrence date 2020-12-18
Date precision Day
Event date 2020-12-18
Event ID 12515772


Scientific name Styela clava Herdman, 1881
Supplied scientific name "Styela clava Herdman, 1881"
Common name Leathery Sea Squirt
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 Styela clava
Genus Styela
Family Styelidae
Order Stolidobranchia
Class Ascidiacea
Phylum Chordata
Kingdom Animalia
Taxon ID NBNSYS0000178204
Taxonomic issue No issues
Habitat taxon marine
Establishment means taxon Non-native
Scientific name authorship Herdman, 1881


Country United Kingdom
State/Province Scotland
Locality Scapa Flow, Orkney
Latitude (WGS84) 58.901449
Longitude (WGS84) -2.939823
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 70.7
Information withheld OSGB Grid Reference HY459019
Bbox 58.900994,-2.940679,58.901905,-2.938968
Grid size in meters 100
Easting 345900
Northing 1001900
Grid reference wkt POLYGON((-2.94068 58.90099,-2.94068 58.9019,-2.93897 58.9019,-2.93897 58.90099,-2.94068 58.90099))
Grid reference HY459019

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