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Occurrence record: invertebrates:E6564

PreservedSpecimen of Fulvia (Fulvia) tenuicostata | Common Southern Cockle recorded on 1950-05-01


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number E6564
Occurrence ID TMAG: E06564
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Somerset, H.B. Sir
Supplied as "Somerset, Sir H.B."
Sex sex undetermined
License CC-BY
Dataset name Somerset Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1950-05-01
Supplied date "1/05/1950"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Fulvia (Fulvia) tenuicostata
Supplied scientific name "Fulvia tenuicostata"
Original name usage Fulvia tenuicostata
Taxon rank species
Common name Common Southern Cockle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Cardiidae
Genus Fulvia
Species Fulvia tenuicostata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Black River Beach: southern end
Latitude -40.8358
Longitude 145.3135
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Boags
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Estuary habitat mapping 30011 Black River Flood- and Ebb-tide Delta
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Circular Head
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CIRCULAR HEAD COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURCHISON
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4245
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.01539686
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009753945
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 8.308642 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0574365 index
    Species Richness 5.7777777 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.1234097
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.5376613
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2761448
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 89.281944 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 153.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.13933 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.404 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.31015 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.22689 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 77.63809 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 74.68806 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 35.362 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.148284
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.69909257 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.739653 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.42793876
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.14756233
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.3270931
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 117.086 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -14.593888 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -105.34933 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 70.94667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.555334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 13.740945 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.7046666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.777222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.581278 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.996002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.3846664 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.549334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9046936 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5486755 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.115997 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.195943 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.477356 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8013306 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.164673 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.380667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.264667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 961.3333 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 333.66666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 142.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.833334 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 142.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.833334 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 335.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -7.740656 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -120.1107 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.566667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.583334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.849998 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.583334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.9833336 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.883333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.066668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.5333333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.583334 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.505 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.94
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.583334 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.683333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 165.6247 km/day
    Wind run - month max 188.66702 km/day
    Wind run - month min 144.31609 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.5018797 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.425 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1474.7444 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 15.555555 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.430216 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.69 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.71999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.4038 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.309999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 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 11.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.84 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.516292 Degrees C
    Disadvantaged 935.326 points (mean=1000)
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7650388
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2761448
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 29.637054 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 5.660277 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.54123235 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 68.853485
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 24.853031
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 9.845116 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 56.820755 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 61.01394 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3981249 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -11780.083 %
    Carbon store pre-European 210.37265 kgC/ha
    Clay % 40.421875 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.571429 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -108.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.78166664
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.27166668
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.36166668
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 34.666668
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.385
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 18483.834 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 60.79619 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 198.47795 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.75 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.65
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 36.48747 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2594.856 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 11.175595 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 3.65
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.550085
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 158.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.91569 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 65.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.36490732 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.304704 m
    Topographic roughness 3.092884E-4 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1784609 %
    Valley bottom % 18.75 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.558778
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2617 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 82.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 3.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0574 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4396 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 126.41936 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 151.70967 Day