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Occurrence record: Molluscs:MO43467

PreservedSpecimen of Conus (Virroconus) chaldaeus | Astrologer'sp. Cone recorded on 1991-12-09

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Molluscs
Catalog number MO43467
Other catalog numbers 1785874
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Molluscs:MO43467
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:20653
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Molluscs
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1991-12-09
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Conus (Virroconus) chaldaeus
Supplied scientific name "Conus chaldaeus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Astrologer'sp. Cone
Supplied common name "Chaldean Cone"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Supplied as "Neogastropoda"
Family Conidae
Genus Conus
Species Conus chaldaeus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Röding, 1798)

Geospatial

Locality West Diamond Islet, Coral Sea
Latitude -17.433333
Longitude 150.816667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 500.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.022977915
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 280.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5023246 index
    Species Richness 254.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 477045.28 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 359.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -5.4273195 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.9649999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.099999994 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.329998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.32 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.413555 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.029689813 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.09732929 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 541.0417 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -5.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 14.952847 degrees