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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P036261

PreservedSpecimen of Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus | Three-area Mussel recorded on 1988-02-09

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 P036261
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P036261
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan
Identified date 1988
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Mollusc
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1988

Event

Collecting date 1988-02-09
Supplied as year:1988  month:2  day:9 
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 wellformed

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Locality "Cement Mixer Reef" dive site, off southern end of Ruo Island, just north of Nagada Harbour, central section of Madang "lagoon", northern coast of Papua New Guinea.
Latitude -5.2333333333333333
Longitude 145.75
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

Class Bivalvia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Guinea North Coast
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Northern New Guinea Lowland Rain And Freshwater Swamp Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.039385907
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 15.888889 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6931472 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3319.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 483.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 131.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 417.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 964.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 411.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1078.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 91.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 213.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 306.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 267.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10