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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P039034

PreservedSpecimen of Placuna ephippium | Saddle Window Shell

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Mollusc"
Catalogue Number P039034
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P039034
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan
Identified date 2007
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2007

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Placuna ephippium
Taxon rank species
Common name Saddle Window Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Pectinida
Family Placunidae
Genus Placuna
Species Placuna ephippium
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Manus Island, Bismarck Archipelago, northern coast of Papua New Guinea.
Latitude -2.05
Longitude 147
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

Class Bivalvia
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    Data quality tests

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    Invalid collection date Failed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Archipelago
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Admiralty Islands Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.033556256
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 479.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4758997 index
    Species Richness 299.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3678.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 971.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 284.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 871.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 5.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 871.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 332.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 971.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 83.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 89.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 180.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 261.0 degrees C * 10