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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P040703

PreservedSpecimen of Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus | Three-area Mussel recorded on 2008-02-07

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 P040703
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P040703
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan
Identified date 2008
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Mollusc
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2008

Event

Collecting date 2008-02-07
Supplied as year:2008  month:2  day:7 
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 Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality easternmost emergent islet, Bonner Rocks chain, north of entrance to Melville Bay, Gove, NW. coast of Gulf of Carpentaria, eastern Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia.
Latitude -12.0618
Longitude 136.6119
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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
    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
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    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
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY

    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 0.009760129
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.019429019
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 516.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9902835 index
    Species Richness 218.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6875.6343 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.014979 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 40.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.8601 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.619999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.48 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.965364 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09741245 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.82787645 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -13.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.22784312 degrees