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Occurrence record: Crustacean:Cr002459

PreservedSpecimen of Calappa hepatica | reef box crab recorded on 1975-10-05

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Crustacean Collection
Supplied collection code "Crustacean"
Catalogue Number Cr002459
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Crustacea:Cr002459
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by R.W. George
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1975-10-05
Supplied as year:1975  month:10  day:5 
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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality NW of Sweers Island
Latitude -17.0666666666666667
Longitude 139.5833333333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Malacostraca
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Thuwathu/Bujimulla
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2014 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2015 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 Southern Gulf
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Gulf
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Southern Gulf
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wellesley
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Wellesley Islands Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Wellesley Islands Sea Claim QCD2004/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2868
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.012369675
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012470991
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 278.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7325144 index
    Species Richness 142.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 36171.094 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 4.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018525 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.9299998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 82.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.8129 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 32.89 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.49 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.250153 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 16.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees