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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F296426

PreservedSpecimen of Ensiculus cultellus | Knife Finger Oyster recorded on 1983-02-27

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F296426
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F296426
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry | dry
Collector Lu, C.C.
Supplied as "C C. Lu"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol dredge
Language en
Occurrence status present
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1983-02-27
Supplied date "1983-02-27T00:00:00\1983-02-27T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol dredge
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Conchifera | Bivalvia | Heterodonta | Veneroida | Solenoidea | Pharidae
Scientific name Ensiculus cultellus
Supplied scientific name "Ensiculus cultellus (Linnaeus, 1758)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Knife Finger Oyster
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Adapedonta
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Pharidae
Genus Ensiculus
Species Ensiculus cultellus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Off northern Queensland
Latitude -12.0739
Longitude 143.228
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Off northern Queensland
Minimum depth in metres 26
Maximum depth in metres 29
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources label
Location ID shot 20
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions East Cape York
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) SHELBURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2437
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8497
    Endemism 0.016352229
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030101594
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1335.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6358414 index
    Species Richness 428.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15205.725 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 8.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.040085 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -26.714739 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.0099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.94 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.886 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.51 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.09 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.099998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.947437 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09808549 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.8438002 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 29.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -26.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.28498286 degrees