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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W21179

PreservedSpecimen of Calappa hepatica | reef box crab recorded on 1995-11-24

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalogue Number W21179
Other catalogue numbers 1563235
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Crustacea:W21179
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1995-11-24
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Calappa hepatica
Taxon rank species
Common name reef box crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Calappidae
Genus Calappa
Species Calappa hepatica
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)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Long Is, Vansittart Bay, Kimberley Coast
Latitude -13.969167
Longitude 126.318333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine

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    Invalid collection date Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Coordinates are transposed Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    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
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Uunguu Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Uunguu Part A WCD2011/001

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2704
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1995
    Endemism 0.023236569
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.029711185
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 326.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8815184 index
    Species Richness 207.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.47061747
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 179.13249 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 100.61354 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.29500002 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.30382198
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.267996
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.436874 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.035418 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.125 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1334.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 455.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 82.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 920.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.57 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.67
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 133.31442 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.20880613 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.6552099 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.20880613 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11579.49 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.72 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9438 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.81 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.44 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.58 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.0 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.153984 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12994465 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3674971 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3557333 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 8.905 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.8776667
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.82762 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15058102 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.0 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3439702 %