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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.100944.001

Preserved specimen of Chroestia lota Marsden & Fenwick, 1984 recorded on 2004-04-02


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 Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.100944.001
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:2202202","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.100944.001"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.100944.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "Aquatex";
Sex Male
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "might revert to Talorchestia terraeregina according to Hughes, 2017";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "might revert to Talorchestia terraeregina according to Hughes, 2017";
Occurrence date 2004-04-02
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Chroestia lota
Supplied scientific name "Chroestia lota Marsden & Fenwick, 1984"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Talitridae
Genus Chroestia
Species Chroestia lota
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Chroestia lota Marsden & Fenwick, 1984
Scientific name authorship Marsden & Fenwick, 1984
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Marsden & Fenwick, 1984


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -20.02332
Supplied as: "-20.02332"
Longitude 148.23971
Supplied as: "148.23971"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Daddys Creek, Bowen (southern end)
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[QLD 846] Australia, Queensland, Daddys Creek, Bowen (southern end) (20° 01' 24" S, 148° 14' 23" E) 02/04/2004 - 02/04/2004, Serejo, Dr Cristiana Seitveira - Museu Nacional, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro(Collector), Lowry, Dr James Kenneth - Aust";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20° 1' 24.000" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 148° 14' 23.000" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2017/10/10
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID a7ef5960-e1b4-4bbd-8ffa-2202983911ef
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Chroestia lota Marsden & Fenwick, 1984
    Coordinates -20.02332,148.23971
    Related records
    Record UUID aa9a79f5-6848-46d4-9660-319f57f90106
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Chroestia lota Marsden & Fenwick, 1984
    Coordinates -20.02332,148.23971

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Edgecumbe Bay - Bowen
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Edgecumbe Bay - Bowen
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Edgecumbe Bay - Bowen
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DON RIVER
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Juru People and Ergon Energy ILUA
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURDEKIN
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 24868.0 frequency
    Species Richness 3324.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 841.8571 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 57.142857 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 49.57143 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 90.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 478.57144 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.285713 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 498.2857 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.185715 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.157143 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.72857 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.914286 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.742857 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.714286 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0642858
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.628572 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.685715 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.6 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 24.3625 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.44428572
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89285713
    Elevation 24.0 m