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Occurrence record: MO:S87528

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 S87528
Other catalog numbers CS029534
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 70% Ethanol
Identified by Kirkendale, L.
Identified date 2013-01-01
Collector Hosie|, A.|Whisson|, C.|Hara|, A.
Supplied as "Hosie, A., Whisson, C. & Hara, A."
Individual count 3
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2013-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 2013, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2013 
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
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Swainson, 1840

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Locality Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
Habitat Marine
Latitude -13.9634
Longitude 127.3295
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 127.32945°00`00"E
Verbatim latitude 13.96348333°00`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia
Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Mitchell
    IBRA 7 Regions Northern Kimberley
    IBRA 7 Subregions Mitchell
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DRYSDALE RIVER
    River Regions DRYSDALE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Kimberley
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Balanggarra (Combined)
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 108
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 270
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIMBERLEY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTH KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) NORTH-WEST KIMBERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KUNUNURRA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) KIMBERLEY, MP
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Wyndham-East Kimberley (S)
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kimberley Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Couchman Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3247
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.056935593
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.053031746
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 2.1234567 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.8637153 index
    Species Richness 0.9259259 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.47985134
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.7209288
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 228.11041 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 294.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 169.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.41705 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.721245 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.511517 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 96.885 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3279054
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 3.7380216 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.512086 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 760.9406
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.028758
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 381.8607
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 291.94 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -131.22542 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -269.9 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 122.009995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.02 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.8725 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 34.145 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 23.064167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.779999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 17.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.62 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.6099854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.0400085 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.869995 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 11.080829 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.130005 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.0599976 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.9900208 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.53 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.45 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.4896489
    Aridity index - month max 1.7276189
    Aridity index - month min 0.004816099
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.75717 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 254.76518 mm
    Evaporation - month min 152.03314 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.27089 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.76359 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.60014 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.71785 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.08553 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.08553 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1284.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.5922247
    Precipitation - annual mean 86.68381 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.896076
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 13.056833
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3230033
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 3.8980832 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.0625095 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 62.124245
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.25229317
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.071411
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.6272593
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 56.03056
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 451.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 269.71725 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 880.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -108.07336 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -233.04793 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 113.59645 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 20.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 22.041666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 9.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 32.690834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.615833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.128265 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 30.09 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 42.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.730011 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.9700012 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.949982 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 11.323166 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 11.075005 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 7.064 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.7399902 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -2.8200073 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.070007 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.98 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 39.343166 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.76
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.3 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.956951 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.0467466 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.2509921 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.2509921 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.6009791 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.6992953 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 210.13977 km/day
    Wind run - month max 276.48483 km/day
    Wind run - month min 160.2 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 4.4583335 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 3.6916666 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.05 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 5.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 5.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.8 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.19209373 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6461.984 m
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 70.29973 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.768557 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.16806586 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.3354983 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 31.3 years
    Age - prime group 34.1 Count
    Disadvantaged 947.058 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 10.6 %
    Education - vocational training 21.5 %
    Employment 17.1 %
    Home ownership 40.2 %
    Income - high 39.2 %
    Income - low 8.5 %
    Internet 36.7 %
    Population - change -4.9 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.0 %
    Work force - older 21.8 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.38010308
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 171.83954 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 45.732735 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.125 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 34.20928
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 17.718918 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 138.934 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 21.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 201.6153 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1093843 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 26.387285 %
    Carbon store pre-European 11.84871 kgC/ha
    Clay % 10.374384 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.38145307
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.004816099
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 22.5
    Lithology - age range 450.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1812.5 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.2582781 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.6532125 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 76.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.02
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 93.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.53
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1009.212 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 17.84958 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 20.98628 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.6514778
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 3.761447 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 201.87012 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.199244 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.6514778
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 11.41612
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 136.65683 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 43.78792 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 72.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.125 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 34.330776
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.43344894
    Water surplus - annual mean 17.732367 mm
    Water surplus - month max 129.20854 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.92356 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 116.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 27.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15048909 degrees
    Topographic relief 79.94196 m
    Topographic roughness 50.54393 %
    Topographic slope (%) 4.814983 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1008 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 6.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0028 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) 0.149 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 70.02857 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 120.55556 Day