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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P058414

Preserved specimen of Pinctada Röding, 1798 | Pearl Oysters recorded on 2018-05-02
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Mollusc"
Catalog number P058414
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P058414
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan  
License CC-BY 4.0 (Au)
Supplied as CC BY 4.0 AU
Rights holder Board of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Date identified 2018

Event

Occurrence date 2018-05-02
Supplied as year:2018  month:5  day:2 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pinctada
Supplied scientific name "Pinctada fucata"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Pearl Oysters
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Family Pteriidae
Supplied as "Margaritidae"
Genus Pinctada
Species Pinctada fucata
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Röding, 1798
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Locality Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea, off northern Western Australia.
Latitude -12.24402
Supplied as: "-12.24402"
Longitude 123.00752
Supplied as: "123.00752"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS 84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ashmore Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    RAMSAR wetland regions Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Ashmore Reef Marine Park

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 3580.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1246.0 frequency