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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P037488

Preserved specimen of Tellina asperrima (Hanley, 1844) | Bivalve

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 Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Mollusc"
Catalog number P037488
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P037488
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by ["R.C. Willan"]
Identified date 2007
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2007

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1991, Month: 7, Day:
Supplied as year:1991  month:7 
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tellina asperrima
Identified to rank species
Common name Bivalve
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Tellinidae
Genus Tellina
Species Tellina asperrima
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Hanley, 1844)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Melville Bay, western side of Gove Peninsula, NW. coast of Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia.
Latitude -12.25
Supplied as: "-12.25"
Longitude 136.716667
Supplied as: "136.7166666666666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Bivalvia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Dhimurru
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Dhimurru
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5638
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1679
    Endemism 0.0155229075
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020043228
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 8583.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9303603 index
    Species Richness 1251.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2270.1958 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 41.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8442 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.16 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 24.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.24 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.182371 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 21.041666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.07704516 degrees