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Occurrence record: Molluscs:MO86125

Preserved specimen of Amusium pleuronectes (Linnaeus, 1758) | Saucer Scallop recorded on 2022-10-09


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Molluscs
Supplied collection code "Molluscs"
Catalog number MO86125
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by D Potter  
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Field notes Site 54
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Date identified 2023-08-29
Supplied as 29 Aug 2023


Occurrence date 2022-10-09
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Verbatim event date 09 Oct 2022
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Amusium pleuronectes
Identified to rank species
Common name Saucer Scallop
Supplied common name "Asian Moon Scallop"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Pectinida
Supplied as "Pterioida"
Family Pectinidae
Genus Amusium
Species Amusium pleuronectes
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality NE of Maryborough, SEQ
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -25.34
Supplied as: "-25.34"
Longitude 153.34
Supplied as: "153.34"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 47
Field notes Site 54
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 25° 20' 24" South
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 20' 24" East

Additional properties

object id 526780

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 8.0 frequency
    Species Richness 5.0 frequency