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Occurrence record: MO:S70341

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 S70341
Other catalog numbers URS003
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Whisson, C.S.
Identified date 2013-01-01
Collector Wells, F.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand
Occurrence status present
Collection code MO
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2013-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 2013, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2013 
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
Locality Ashburton (S)
Habitat Marine
Latitude -20.8500
Longitude 115.4167
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Barrow Island
Island group Barrow Island Shoals
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 115°25`00"E
Verbatim latitude 20°51`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Barrow Island
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Barrow Island
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Barrow Island
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Barrow Island
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Barrow Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Cape Range
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carnarvon Xeric Shrublands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ONSLOW COAST
    River Regions ONSLOW COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ashburton (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ashburton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ASHBURTON (WA)
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) BARROW ISLAND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ashburton (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carnarvon Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qi
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Onslow Plain
    Vegetation
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3173
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9995
    Endemism 0.060443696
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.062852934
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2891
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4088.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.436963 index
    Species Richness 582.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.07166479
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 180.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.220833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.016402047
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -33.315556
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.993334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.639166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.23999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.105361186
    Aridity index - month max 0.2945199
    Aridity index - month min 0.0030847029
    Evaporation - annual mean 267.41638 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 370.00543 mm
    Evaporation - month min 152.79103 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.578156 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.286484 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.61753 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.2078 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.016365 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.016365 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 252.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.583334 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.13669065
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.04477612
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -18.285715
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 67.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 122.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.373333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.166666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.95 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.49 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.07 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 162.11957 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 306.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3419.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 354.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 301.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.56938565 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1230.1034 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.9343996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.609999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.93 100 x degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 20.692755
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 31.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.093793 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9533.398 %
    Clay % 21.758621 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 41.8 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.09
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.2
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.7034483
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 26.50679
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.22926 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 145.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 2.2916667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 5.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.055632114 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.684919 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4691095 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1819 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 78.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 16.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0118 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3734 NDVI