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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P061287

Preserved specimen of Amusium pleuronectes (Linnaeus, 1758) | Saucer Scallop recorded on 1976-02-14
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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 Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Mollusc"
Catalog number P061287
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P061287
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by S.M. Slack-Smith  
License CC-BY 4.0 (Au)
Supplied as CC BY 4.0 AU
Rights holder Board of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Date identified 1980

Event

Occurrence date 1976-02-14
Supplied as year:1976  month:2  day:14 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Bardalumba Bay, NW. coast of Groote Eylandt, northwestern Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia.
Latitude -13.81667
Supplied as: "-13.81667"
Longitude 136.8
Supplied as: "136.8"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Anindilyakwa
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Anindilyakwa
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 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
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARNHEM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 2236.0 frequency
    Species Richness 623.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1182.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 106.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 473.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 748.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.82
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.6 degrees C
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0