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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W12273

PreservedSpecimen of Calappa hepatica | reef box crab recorded on 1944-07-28

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalogue Number W12273
Other catalogue numbers 1578408
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Crustacea:W12273
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1944-07-28
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Calappa hepatica
Taxon rank species
Common name reef box crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Calappidae
Genus Calappa
Species Calappa hepatica
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cockle Bay
Latitude -19.183333
Longitude 146.816667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.04510259
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055092942
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 47523.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2008047 index
    Species Richness 3360.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12736.395 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001132 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -6.911695 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.8599997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 12.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.6131997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.029999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.857199 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14120255 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.6597903 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 941.0417 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.766993 degrees