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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:D35804

Preserved specimen of SPHAERIIDAE Deshayes, 1855 (1820) | Freshwater Cockles

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalog number D35804
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:713166"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry Specimen
Individual count 7
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:177644
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name SPHAERIIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Sphaerium novaezelandiae"
Identified to rank family
Common name Freshwater Cockles
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Veneroida
Family Sphaeriidae
Genus Sphaerium
Species Sphaerium novaezelandiae
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Deshayes, 1855 (1820)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country New Zealand
State or Territory South Island
Latitude -43.443216
Supplied as: "-43.443216"
Longitude 172.537964
Supplied as: "172.537964"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Christchurch
Coordinate precision 0.000001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 43 26 36 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code NZ
Verbatim longitude 172 32 17 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Zealand Marine
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Zealand
    NZ Ecological Districts 1987 Low Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Cantebury-Otago Tussock Grasslands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central New Zealand
    Political
    NZ Land Provinces Canterbury Region
    NZ Land Registration Districts Canterbury
    World Country Boundaries New Zealand
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NZ Land Cover Database Version 3 High Producing Exotic Grassland

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.030307848
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 511.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.314451 index
    Species Richness 295.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 639.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 67.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 17.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 67.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3750.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 219.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 67.0 degrees C * 10
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 928834.7 m