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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:D19885

Preserved specimen of Saccella crassa (Hinds, 1843) | Heavy Nut Shell


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalog number D19885
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:894512"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry specimen
Collector Gribble, M  
Supplied as "Gribble, M"
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present


Event ID
Verbatim event date September, 1965
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Saccella crassa
Identified to rank species
Common name Heavy Nut Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Nuculanida
Supplied as "Nuculanoida"
Family Nuculanidae
Genus Saccella
Species Saccella crassa
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Hinds, 1843)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -35.51
Supplied as: "-35.51"
Longitude 138.71
Supplied as: "138.71"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Middleton
Coordinate precision 0.01
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 35 31 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 138 43 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
    IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Lakes and Coorong
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Alexandrina (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Alexandrina - Coastal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 ALEXANDRINA COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 717
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GOOLWA - PORT ELLIOT
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MAYO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 31835.0 frequency
    Species Richness 2115.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 506.6 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 211.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.8 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 54.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 48.6 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 57.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 211.6 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.6
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.48 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.24 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.98 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.58 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.32 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.359999 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.220001 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.58 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.966667 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.464
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91800004
    Elevation 36.0 m