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Occurrence record: MO:S97229

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 S97229
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Whisson, C.S.
Identified date 2015-01-01
Collector Hillyer|, M.|Prada|, D.
Supplied as "Hillyer, M. & Prada, D."
Individual count 5
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2015-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 2015, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2015 
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
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -21.6262
Longitude 114.6873
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Serrurier Island
Island group Bonaparte Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 114.68734°00`00"E
Verbatim latitude 21.62623°00`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia
Type PhysicalObject

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    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.246
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.036319967
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0055848556
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1.691358 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9504095 index
    Species Richness 0.56790125 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 245.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 96.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 116.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4169.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 362.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 202.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 13279.873 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.135445 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.111844 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.9393997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.19 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.869999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.49 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.286856 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09357858 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7924693 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.333333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10967187 degrees
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 251.66667 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 65.0 Day