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Occurrence record: MO:S66029

PreservedSpecimen of Brachidontes | Ribbed Mussel

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Catalog number S66029
Other catalog numbers 42908294
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Whisson, C.S.
Identified date 2013-01-01
Collector Wells, F.
Individual count 1 pair
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2013-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 2013, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2013 
Sampling protocol Hand
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Brachidontes
Taxon rank genus
Common name Ribbed Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Supplied as "Mytiloida"
Family Mytilidae
Genus Brachidontes
Species Brachidontes sp.
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type informal

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -21.6502
Longitude 115.1319
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to EGAZ
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 115°07`55"E
Verbatim latitude 21°39`01"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia
Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Cape Range
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carnarvon Xeric Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ONSLOW COAST
    River Regions ONSLOW COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ashburton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Thalanyji
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Localities (2018) ONSLOW
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Wards (2018) ONSLOW WARD
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carnarvon Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Onslow Plain
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan
    Vegetation types - present Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflats

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5324
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.029324787
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025416257
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 19.938272 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8490005 index
    Species Richness 4.9382715 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.087581396
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.31804347
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 278.3925 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 398.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 144.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.443703 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.42183 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.45515 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.175833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.014504914
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.3647244 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.2444019 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.5289867
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -37.199097
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.5206259
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 61.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -258.21667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -389.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -98.56999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 30.97 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.200832 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.04 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.786667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.726667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.150024 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 14.96 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 26.94 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.6700134 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.5100098 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 13.800018 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 12.060005 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.9400024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.6799927 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.349976 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.11 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.27 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.11428834
    Aridity index - month max 0.33950955
    Aridity index - month min 0.0031572136
    Evaporation - annual mean 261.77002 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 373.43246 mm
    Evaporation - month min 138.43498 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 65.72306 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.94561 %
    Humidity - month max relative 74.11789 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.02964 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.13875 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.13875 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 278.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.022276176
    Precipitation - annual mean 25.416666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.11724138
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 1.1180556
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 68.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.031007752
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.0947759 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.2698925 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.3561643
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -2.0243692
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -25.0
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.06995831
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.35135135
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 128.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -236.35335 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -368.43246 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min -91.43498 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 27.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 31.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 13.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 31.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.008333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 25.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 31.6625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.940834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.94 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 49.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.9200134 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.419983 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 14.570007 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 8.229352 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 12.721669 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 5.0 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -4.720001 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.9299927 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.880005 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.57 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 44.388256 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.32
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.2 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.98088557 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.3367709 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.7677248 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.7677248 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.43028426 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.7774762 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 305.58566 km/day
    Wind run - month max 388.87674 km/day
    Wind run - month min 235.37755 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.8862815 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.2551713 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.6478457 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.3232803 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.972411 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.3232803 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.631897 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.572411 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.504308 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 261.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 93.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 122.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 250.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 193.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4116.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 360.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02828427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.19209373 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 938.13116 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 95.68567 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018513 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.389199 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.789999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.619999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.75 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.337 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.3105425 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 7.439875 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 31.1 years
    Age - prime group 40.4 Count
    Disadvantaged 983.218 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 9.4 %
    Education - vocational training 30.7 %
    Employment 52.1 %
    Home ownership 23.3 %
    Income - high 70.7 %
    Income - low 5.0 %
    Internet 59.2 %
    Population - change 8.5 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.0 %
    Work force - older 19.8 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.087581396
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.31804347
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 310.2623 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 131.80867 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 7.882325
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 28.623913
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 75.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 11.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 233.9554 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1033019 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.25 presence
    Carbon - organic -516.4647 %
    Carbon store pre-European 9.444119 kgC/ha
    Clay % 23.646227 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.11428834
    Crop factor - month max 0.33950955
    Crop factor - month min 0.0031572136
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 0.0
    Lithology - age range 0.0115 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 0.00575 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) -2.2403321 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) -1.9393022 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 36.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.18
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.36
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.24
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.0
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 101.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.13
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 742.5411 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 26.654612 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 14.136486 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.7009434
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 2.5229516 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 0.070558265 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 4.757072 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.7009434
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 0.0
    Topographic wetness index 13.53319
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 294.7758 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 128.76247 mm
    Water deficit - month min 22.665546 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 0.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 10.285951
    Water stress index - month max 30.55586
    Water stress index - month min 0.28414923
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.05762 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 21.791666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 3.776865
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11163617 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.323458 m
    Topographic roughness 46.74556 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1322365 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.731019
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1166 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 12.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0042 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2072 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 187.51428 Day