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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P056882

Preserved specimen of Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) | Penguin Wing Oyster recorded on 2014-11-09


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 P056882
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan  
License CC-BY 4.0 (Au)
Supplied as CC BY 4.0 AU
Rights holder Board of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Date identified 2014


Occurrence date 2014-11-09
Supplied as year:2014  month:11  day:9 
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Pteria penguin
Identified to rank species
Common name Penguin Wing Oyster
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Family Pteriidae
Genus Pteria
Species Pteria penguin
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Röding, 1798)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Timor-Leste
Supplied as "Timor Leste"
Locality central section of Pertamina Pier (= fuel loading jetty), western end of Dili township, northern coast of East Timor (= Timor Leste), Indonesia.
Latitude -8.54265
Supplied as: "-8.54265"
Longitude 125.54787
Supplied as: "125.54787"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code TL

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    Occurrence Density 648.0 frequency
    Species Richness 389.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 27.233334 °C