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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.419321

Preserved specimen of Gafrarium Röding, 1798 recorded on 2002-09-10


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.419321
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10392518","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.419321"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Loch, Mr I W  
Collector 1.  Loch, Ian   2.  Australian Museum   3.  Malacology  
Supplied as "Loch, Mr. Ian - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Hand Collected]
Date identified 2002-12
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 30/Dec/2002";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 30/Dec/2002";
Occurrence date 2002-09-10
Sampling protocol Hand Collected  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Gafrarium
Supplied scientific name "Gafrarium transversarium (Deshayes, 1854)"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Veneridae
Genus Gafrarium
Species Gafrarium transversarium
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Gafrarium transversarium (Deshayes, 1854)
Scientific name authorship Röding, 1798
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Deshayes, 1854)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -22.20916
Supplied as: "-22.20916"
Longitude 150.47138
Supplied as: "150.47138"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Shoalwater Bay, Cape Is, N end Supply Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 54637] Australia, Queensland, Shoalwater Bay, Cape Is, N end Supply Bay (22° 12' 33" S, 150° 28' 17" E) 10/09/2002 - 10/09/2002, Loch, Mr Ian W - Australian Museum - Malacology(Collector), Beechey, Mr Desmond Lloyd - Australian Museum - Malacology(C";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22° 12' 33" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 28' 17" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/3/5
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2015/3/5
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Shoalwater Bay
    NRM Regions 2010 Fitzroy
    NRM Regions 2017 Fitzroy
    RAMSAR wetland regions Shoalwater and Corio Bays Area (Shoalwater Bay Training Area, in part - Corio Bay)
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Fitzroy
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Shoalwater Coast
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LIVINGSTONE SHIRE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MIRANI

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 3156.0 frequency
    Species Richness 242.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1029.6666 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 83.666664 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 58.666668 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 438.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 461.66666 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 21.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.966667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 18.166668 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.133333 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.733334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.16
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.733334 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5833333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.86333334