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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.229844

Preserved specimen of Pinctada Röding, 1798 | Pearl Oysters recorded on 1989-04-29
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.229844
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10128573","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.229844"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.229844
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Ponder, Dr Winston Frank - Australian Museum - Malacology  
Collector Colgan, C.  
Supplied as "Colgan, C. - Bureau Rural Resources"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Trawled.]
Date identified 2011-01
Supplied as 2011-1
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1142912
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1989-04-29
Sampling protocol Trawled.  
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pinctada
Supplied scientific name "Pinctada fucata (Gould, 1850)"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Pearl Oysters
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Family Pteriidae
Genus Pinctada
Species Pinctada fucata
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Pinctada fucata (Gould, 1850)
Scientific name authorship Röding, 1798
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gould, 1850)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -10.24971
Supplied as: "-10.24971"
Longitude 141.80444
Supplied as: "141.80444"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Torres Strait
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 74078] Australia, Queensland, Torres Strait (10° 14' 59" S, 141° 48' 16" E) 29/04/1989 - 29/04/1989, Colgan, C - Bureau Rural Resources(Collector), Trawled.";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 10° 14' 59" S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 141° 48' 16" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/11/19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2020/11/19
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Torres Strait Dugong Sanctuary
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Torres Strait Dugong Sanctuary
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Torres Strait Dugong Sanctuary
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Torres Strait
    Marine
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 99.0 frequency
    Species Richness 75.0 frequency