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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.413405

Preserved specimen of Gari (Gari) lessoni (Blainville, 1826) | Bivalve recorded on 2002-04-02


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 Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.413405
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:10382880","urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.413405"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Miller, A C"]
Identified date 2002-7
Collector ["Beechey, Desmond Lloyd","Australian Museum","Malacology"]
Supplied as "Beechey, Mr Desmond Lloyd - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Hand Collected]
Date identified 2002-07
Supplied as 2002-7
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: alisonm 23/Jul/2002";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: alisonm 23/Jul/2002";
Occurrence date 2002-04-02
Sampling protocol ["Hand Collected"]
Event ID
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Gari (Gari) lessoni
Supplied scientific name "Gari lessoni (Blainville, 1826)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bivalve
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Psammobiidae
Genus Gari
Species Gari lessoni
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Gari lessoni (Blainville, 1826)
Scientific name authorship (Blainville, 1826)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Blainville, 1826)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -25.63499
Supplied as: "-25.63499"
Longitude 152.96832
Supplied as: "152.96832"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Great Sandy Strait, sand flat ca 1km S of Garrys Anchorage
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 53438] Australia, Queensland, Great Sandy Strait, sand flat ca 1km S of Garrys Anchorage (25° 38' 06" S, 152° 58' 06" E) 02/04/2002 - 02/04/2002, Beechey, Mr Desmond Lloyd - Australian Museum - Malacology(Collector), Hand Collected, 'Maranda'";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25° 38' 6" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 58' 6" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/3/20
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Sandy
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Hervey Bay - Tin Can Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Maaroom
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Maaroom
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Maaroom
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Maaroom
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Sandy Strait
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Great Sandy Strait IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2014 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2015 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burnett Mary
    RAMSAR wetland regions Great Sandy Strait (including Great Sandy Strait, Tin Can Bay and Tin Can Inlet).
    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 Burnett Mary
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Estuary habitat mapping 17782 Great Sandy Strait Intertidal Flats
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FRASER COAST REGIONAL
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Butchulla People Land & Sea Claim #2 QCD2019/008
    PSMA Localities (2018) GREAT SANDY STRAIT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERVEY BAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERVEY BAY
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Sea, estuaries (includes seagrass)
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5712
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.9735
    Endemism 0.007858655
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009429308
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 5499.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.832643 index
    Species Richness 328.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.81790227
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.27267 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 97.86056 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.569334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.467713
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.1317153
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.012222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.464945 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.5 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1217.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 192.28572 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.571429 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 155.14285 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.857143 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 447.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 49.857143 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 462.85715 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.942858 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 24.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.642859 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.871428 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.057143 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.414286 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.528571 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.671429 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.928572 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 25.414286 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 24.72857 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 174.711 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.266666 °C
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 812.81 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2.9087381 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.936047 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.2834103 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 15.94517 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 197.41293 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.79714286
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9957143
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.76666665 m
    Soil pedality 1.9030486
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.42652 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 95.958336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.009529886 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.068913E-6 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.252928 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0229 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 85.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0032 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1386 NDVI