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Occurrence record: invertebrates:E40944

PreservedSpecimen of Acar squamosa recorded on 2014-01-25


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number E40944
Occurrence ID TMAG: E40944
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by S.J. Grove
Identified date 2017
Collector Grove, S.J.
Supplied as "Grove, Dr S.J."
License CC-BY
Dataset name Grove Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017


Collecting date 2014-01-25
Supplied date "25/01/2014"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Acar squamosa
Original name usage Acar squamosa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Arcida
Supplied as "Arcoida"
Family Arcidae
Genus Acar
Species Acar squamosa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Little Musselroe Bay: Tree Point area
Latitude -40.7698
Longitude 148.0784
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Musselroe Bay
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Musselroe Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Musselroe Bay
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Musselroe Bay
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Cape Portland IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Dorset
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DORSET COUNCIL
    PSMA Localities (2018) MUSSELROE BAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BASS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Dgmu
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Low Closed Forests and Tall Closed Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Low closed forest or tall closed shrublands (including Acacia, Melaleuca and Banksia)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6686
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9136
    Endemism 0.011766976
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01343748
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 5901.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.602331 index
    Species Richness 873.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7199356
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.5012575
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.16923848
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 92.123375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 166.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.363 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.37 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 79.231445 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.57742 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.472015 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.556084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 23.635 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9892164
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.5724918 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.9969757 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.75051236
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.010825152
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.3298275
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 59.093998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -43.567295 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -116.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 19.730999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.051 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.73025 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.581 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.005333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.37925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.446991 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.955 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.952 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.7619934 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5650024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.1690063 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.6260858 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4349976 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.7149963 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.406006 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.402 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.233 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 627.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 179.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.75 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 133.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 179.75 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -40.36967 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -134.73434 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.575001 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.625 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.075 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 7.1749997 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.475 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.775 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.93
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.475 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 148.65753 km/day
    Wind run - month max 174.3992 km/day
    Wind run - month min 124.62785 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.357067 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.1583333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.55 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.6 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.35999998 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1492.7634 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.2099999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3873 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.015000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.559999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.91 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.755234 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1272228 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.2643467 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.62298554
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8879737
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.16923848
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 56.003033 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 14.522953 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9314193 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.15421733 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 56.068695
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.91763
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 15.231463
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 226.48222 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3860577 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 41.59911 kgC/ha
    Clay % 9.201923 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 209.09091 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 20.444 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.222222 index
    Lithology - mean age 191.55951 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.3468993 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.99808156 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -101.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.645
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.9325
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.9725
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9525
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.17
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.285
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 42.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.285
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3599.56 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 43.12924 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 88.161 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.958173
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 16.14649 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 793.37085 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.899024 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.958173
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.51269
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 151.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.71316 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 44.708332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.520679
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.0345569 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.670803 m
    Topographic roughness 65.40463 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.9724789 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2174 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0315 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4205 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 191.45161 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 251.83871 Day