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Occurrence record: invertebrates:E41272

PreservedSpecimen of Brachidontes erosus | Beaked Mussel recorded on 2005-09-14


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number E41272
Occurrence ID TMAG: E41272
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by S.J. Grove
Identified date 2017
Collector Grove, S.J.
Supplied as "Grove, Dr S.J."
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Dataset name Grove Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017


Collecting date 2005-09-14
Supplied date "14/09/2005"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Brachidontes erosus
Original name usage Brachidontes erosus
Taxon rank species
Common name Beaked Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Supplied as "Mytiloida"
Family Mytilidae
Genus Brachidontes
Species Brachidontes erosus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Break O'Day (M)
Locality Binalong Bay: gulches
Latitude -41.2498
Longitude 148.3092
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

extract date 14/08/2018

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 52f612db-4265-4f42-8b27-349ce0692cbf
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Brachidontes erosus
    Coordinates -41.2498,148.3092
    Collector [Grove, S. Simon]
    Year 2005
    Month 09
    Day 14
    Related records
    Record UUID a347ca28-4cac-4835-a632-9e55acb471fc
    Data Resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -41.2498,148.3092
    Collector [Grove, S.J.]
    Year 2005
    Month 09
    Day 14
    Comments Collectors were similar
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Humbug Point
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Humbug Point
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Humbug Point
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Humbug Point
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Break O'Day (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 873
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ST HELENS - SCAMANDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BREAK O'DAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) BINALONG BAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) BINALONG BAY (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Break O'Day (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Surface Geology of Australia Dggr
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8416
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.011503627
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016403515
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Occurrence Density 8940.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1925225 index
    Species Richness 1419.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.85867643
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.8884782
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.24424666
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 95.579346 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 172.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.839287 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.40928572 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.820175 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.847885 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.27371 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 61.684166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 35.04643 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9992831
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.71875024 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.085294 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.9503143
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -7.135483E-4
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.051999383
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 75.905716 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -33.89518 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -108.44142 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 34.50786 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 22.231428 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.045 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.4114285 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.590239 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.758452 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.242859 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.6314287 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.212857 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.7728577 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.911438 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.25 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.831784 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4721375 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.000702 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.095001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.874285 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 13.947857 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 795.8 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 204.8 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 174.6 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.8 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 185.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 227.4 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -23.188293 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -111.63568 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.86 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.94 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.36 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.18 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.54 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.46 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.299999 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7200003 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.599999 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.72 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.279999 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.508 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.01
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.960001 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.02 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.72 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.09674 km/day
    Wind run - month max 173.60234 km/day
    Wind run - month min 121.122475 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.3245966 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.0818686 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.4975796 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.095159 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.095159 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.5 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.45891175 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1160.3502 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.034367 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9545 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.59 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.099999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.81 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.84 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.492685 Degrees C
    Disadvantaged -8480.062 points (mean=1000)
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7030843
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8988758
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.24424666
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 45.563103 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 8.837513 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7819723 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.09946805 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 63.277588
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.89882
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 21.982199
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 185.22629 Gal
    Bulk density 1.1959013 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -30713.11 %
    Carbon store pre-European 199.75441 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.40236 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 68.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 22.2 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.857143 index
    Lithology - mean age 384.21875 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.584485 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.2931397 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -65.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.77
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.966
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.998
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.258
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.422
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 30.6
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.448
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 17638.508 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 69.29582 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 289.9178 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.366953
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 53.45059 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2903.9514 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 12.7757 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.366953
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.141295
    Unreliable water retention parameters 3.75
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 188.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.78677 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 118.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -9.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.84310216 degrees
    Topographic relief 35.94137 m
    Topographic roughness 40.07837 %
    Topographic slope (%) 2.126273 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.6592314
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3004 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0576 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.551 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 110.41936 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 140.35484 Day