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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.99595

Preserved specimen of Mactra (Mactra) australis Lamarck, 1818 | Southern Trough Shell recorded on 1939
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.99595
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10444795","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.99595"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.99595
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Kerslake, J.  
Identified date 1980
Collector Whitley, G.P.  
Supplied as "Whitley, G. P."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 10/Nov/2005";

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10037587
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 10/Nov/2005";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1939, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1939"
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mactra (Mactra) australis
Supplied scientific name "Mactra australis Lamarck, 1819"
Taxon rank species
Common name Southern Trough Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Mactridae
Genus Mactra
Species Mactra australis
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Mactra australis Lamarck, 1819
Scientific name authorship Lamarck, 1818
Name type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Lamarck, 1819

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -28.766
Supplied as: "-28.766"
Longitude 114.616
Supplied as: "114.616"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Geraldton
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 11820 B] Australia, Western Australia, Geraldton (28° 46' 00" S, 114° 37' 00" E) 1939 - 1945, Whitley, G P(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28° 46' 0" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 114° 37' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/12/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 7 Regions Geraldton Sandplains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Geraldton Hills
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GREENOUGH RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Geraldton-Greenough (C)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF GREATER GERALDTON
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 70
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MID WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GERALDTON - CENTRAL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GERALDTON, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 423.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 250.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.31
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 16.1 degrees C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.78
    Elevation 14.0 m