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Occurrence record: invertebrates:E40943

PreservedSpecimen of Acar squamosa recorded on 2013-03-19


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number E40943
Occurrence ID TMAG: E40943
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by S.J. Grove
Identified date 2017
Collector Grove, S.J.
Supplied as "Grove, Dr S.J."
License CC-BY
Dataset name Grove Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017


Collecting date 2013-03-19
Supplied date "19/03/2013"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Acar squamosa
Original name usage Acar squamosa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Arcida
Supplied as "Arcoida"
Family Arcidae
Genus Acar
Species Acar squamosa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality King Island: Seal Point
Latitude -40.1107
Longitude 143.9779
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Red Hut Point
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Red Hut Point
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Red Hut Point
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia King Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    IBRA 6 Regions King
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions King
    IBRA 7 Regions King
    IBRA 7 Subregions King
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated King Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KING ISLAND COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADDON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURCHISON
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Msr
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Islands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 861341.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 166998.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 4058626.0 $
    Sheep numbers 24653.0 dse
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1886
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.009846543
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012035632
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2800.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.596518 index
    Species Richness 839.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9637231
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.1565344
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.20976582
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 103.62014 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 173.55333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.543335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.038888887 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 74.185555 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.371113 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1274786
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.9283932 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.97453654 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.33195174
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12683718
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.9954339
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 121.15889 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -29.434582 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -137.14777 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 64.23778 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.46889 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.06426 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.798889 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.405277 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.071574 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.947784 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.624445 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.892222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.6477661 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.2411194 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.5344543 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.3337073 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.0578003 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.4833374 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.186676 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.572222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.037778 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 1018.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 963.6667 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 234.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 369.66666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 129.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 230.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.016435724
    Precipitation - summer 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 130.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 372.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 353.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -12.588817 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -134.38963 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.78
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 181.76056 km/day
    Wind run - month max 203.69905 km/day
    Wind run - month min 159.5412 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.7333333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.65 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.75 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.0 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1064.3418 m
    Remoteness index 15.84
    Water Observations From Space 15.0 Percentage
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.6872644
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.20976582
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 81.3547 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 22.22609 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.73558795 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 61.853794
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 18.878923
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 12.384543 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 66.64519 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 72.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 419.70703 Gal
    Bulk density 1.2425531 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 158.9963 kgC/ha
    Clay % 7.832447 %
    Erodibility 9.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 25.0 %
    Erosivity 693.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 209.92908 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -67.0 nT
    Moisture - average 68.0 %
    Moisture - variability 5.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.22
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.32333332
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 37.666668
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.34
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 13526.21 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 88.5283 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 235.8302 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.3333333 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.293617
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 43.47217 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2732.0789 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 16.31902 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 1.293617
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 1.570194
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 85.333336 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.67967 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 193.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 47.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14407606 degrees
    Topographic relief 32.16475 m
    Topographic roughness 91.02186 %
    Topographic slope (%) 4.452592 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1814 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0193 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 82.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 20.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3926 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 132.29411 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 200.52942 Day