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Occurrence record: MO:S97263

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 S97263
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 1
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol hand
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 
Sampling protocol hand
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
Locality Ashburton (S)
Habitat Marine
Latitude -21.8054
Longitude 114.5528
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Fly Island
Island group Great Sandy Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 114.5528°00`00"E
Verbatim latitude 21.80543°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
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    Missing catalogue number Passed
    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
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape Range
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 YANNARIE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ashburton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ashburton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ASHBURTON (WA)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ashburton (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Onslow Plain

    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 0.11148151
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.18437119
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.11111111 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.074074075 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7907.228 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 11.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 2.997275 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.038091 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.0032997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.18200001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.089999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.699999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.96 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.009099999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.009099999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.74 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.963587 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.26299465 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 5.578867 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees