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Occurrence record: MO:S31188

Preserved specimen of Quadrans gargadia (Linnaeus, 1758)


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 Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Supplied collection code "MO"
Catalog number S31188
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Bryce, C.W.;Whisson, C.S.
Identified date 2006-01-01
Collector Bryce|, C.W.|Whisson|, C.S.
Supplied as "Bryce, C.W. & Whisson, C.S."
Individual count 1 pair
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Snorkel
Date identified 2006-01-01


Occurrence date Year: 2006, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:2006 
Sampling protocol Snorkel
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Quadrans gargadia
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Tellinidae
Genus Quadrans
Species Quadrans gargadia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -13.9933
Supplied as: "-13.9933"
Longitude 121.9194
Supplied as: "121.9194"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 35
Min elevation 0
Max elevation 0
Island North Scott Reef
Island group Scott and Seringapatam Reefs
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13°59.598`00"S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 121°55.165`00"E

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Scott Reef
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.039208334
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 23333.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.95479745 index
    Species Richness 460.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.745833 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 243507.78 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 218.0 km
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.055494 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.48999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8799999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.6799998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.5495 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.27 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 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 26.119999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.0 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.767536 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11345568 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.1501852 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 218.16667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.25182316 degrees