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Occurrence record: MO:S53895

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 S53895
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Slack-Smith, S.
Individual count 3 pairs
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1975, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1975 
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
Species Brachidontes sp.
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type informal

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -16.5833
Longitude 122.9833
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Long Island
Island group Buccaneer Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 122°59`00"E
Verbatim latitude 16°35`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
    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    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
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions King Sound
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF BROOME
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Bardi and Jawi Native Title Determination

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2366
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6311
    Endemism 0.00922419
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009766651
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 1.4320987 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1879323 index
    Species Richness 0.75308645 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2160.924 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.66999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0699997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.8389 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.85 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.48 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.14 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.359999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.429998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.429682 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13345872 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3826193 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 43.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10733988 degrees