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Occurrence record: MO:S70353

PreservedSpecimen of Brachidontes | Ribbed Mussel

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Catalog number S70353
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Cosgrove-Wilke, A.R.
Identified date 2012-01-01
Collector Pgm
Supplied as "PGM"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2012-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 2012, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2012 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Brachidontes
Taxon rank genus
Common name Ribbed Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Supplied as "Mytiloida"
Family Mytilidae
Genus Brachidontes
Species Brachidontes pharaonis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (P. Fischer, 1870)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -21.6333
Longitude 115.1167
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 115°07`00"E
Verbatim latitude 21°38`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5324
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.035148557
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.042081144
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 10335.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.973842 index
    Species Richness 1055.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08798043
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 143.8975 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.153334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.014649937
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -37.041927
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.681736 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.729723 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.996674 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 277.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 68.8 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 126.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 130.2 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.04 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.56 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.54 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.359999 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52599996 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.312
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.26 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.18 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 308.87238 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.18973665 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1251.2533 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018513 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 10.387799 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.41 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.34 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.39 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.337 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.29009253 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 6.556299 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 28.995115
    Bulk density 1.1033019 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -19933.955 %
    Clay % 23.646227 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.25
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 0.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.7009434
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.8827 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.291666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11919241 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.672172 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.397939 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0111 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 6.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0017 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1377 NDVI