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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P035259

PreservedSpecimen of Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus | Three-area Mussel recorded on 1988-02-05

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Catalog number P035259
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P035259
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan
Identified date 2006
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Mollusc
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2006

Event

Collecting date 1988-02-05
Supplied as year:1988  month:2  day:5 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus
Supplied scientific name "Musculus cumingianus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Three-area Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Family Mytilidae
Genus Musculus
Species Musculus cumingianus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Locality off northern point of Christmas Bay, southern coast of Bagabag Island, NNE. of Madang, northern coast of Papua New Guinea.
Latitude -5.3333333333333333
Longitude 146.3833333333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

Class Bivalvia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.034058664
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 28.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3322046 index
    Species Richness 28.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 28.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 8.5199995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.3621 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.5 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.54 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.85999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 27.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.849998 100 x degrees C