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Occurrence record: MO:S18188

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 S18188
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Slack-Smith, S.M.
Collector , S.M.|Bryce|, C.W.
Supplied as "Slack-Smith, S.M. & Bryce, C.W."
Individual count 1 pair, 8 valves
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1998, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1998 
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
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 -20.4515
Longitude 116.8407
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA1/98/17
Island Wilcox Island
Island group Dampier Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Label
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 116°50.44`00"E
Verbatim latitude 20°27.09`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia
Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    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 Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    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
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    PSMA Localities (2018) BURRUP
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) PILBARA, MP
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PILBARA, MP
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2976
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.017399821
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016427927
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 8.320988 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.569153 index
    Species Richness 1.308642 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06645362
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.21654512
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 293.1047 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 373.62067 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 196.878 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.051333334 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 61.979347 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.09966 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 57.98388 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.543554 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.02073438
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.389848 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.1684287 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 2.6380527
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -28.437664
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 1.5987589
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 65.05333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -274.56113 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -359.80032 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -168.18068 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 30.365334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 23.494278 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 15.1953335 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.72928 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.360666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.868011 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 16.089333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 27.011333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.8793335 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.858673 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.794647 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.368614 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -4.288666 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.793335 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.386658 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.957333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 27.39 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 251.66667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 47.666668 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 98.166664 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.66667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 143.33333 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -258.31946 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -365.0411 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 30.683334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 25.75 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.316666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.066668 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.25 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.275
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 296.67694 km/day
    Wind run - month max 360.72406 km/day
    Wind run - month min 233.6189 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.894188 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.0241833 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.5958815 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.3750577 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.816705 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.3750577 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.816705 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.079176 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.079176 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 249.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 83.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 128.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 128.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4214.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 371.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 314.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15297058 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24976.975 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.15254 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.056293 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.409431 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.095992655 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.86292773 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 31.3 years
    Age - prime group 37.6 Count
    Disadvantaged -9994.468 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 10.3 %
    Education - vocational training 30.1 %
    Employment 23.6 %
    Home ownership 33.3 %
    Income - high 65.2 %
    Income - low 4.9 %
    Internet 59.7 %
    Population - change 15.2 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.3 %
    Work force - older 21.0 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.06645362
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.21654512
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 263.84467 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 130.68535 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 5.980826
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 19.48906
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    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 -245.92815 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -9016.647 %
    Carbon store pre-European 12.13546 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 25.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.9999 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999997
    Lithology - age range 300.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 7.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 2650.0 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.423246 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.4771214 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -88.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.245
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.0
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 89.166664
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.14
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 833.7256 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 34.29052 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 10.36432 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 1.885952 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 133.96559 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 6.239703 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.018501
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 43.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.39248 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 77.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.9331843
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7120775 degrees
    Topographic relief 69.81626 m
    Topographic roughness 142.5662 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.145126 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0392 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.083 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 226.06667 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 109.30769 Day