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Occurrence record: MO:S70372

PreservedSpecimen of Brachidontes | Ribbed Mussel

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Supplied collection code "MO"
Catalogue Number S70372
Other catalogue 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
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 issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Ashburton (S)
Habitat Marine
Latitude -20.7833
Longitude 115.4500
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Barrow Island
Island group Barrow Island Shoals
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 115°27`00"E
Verbatim latitude 20°47`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    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
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Inhabited treeless and barren lands
    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
    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 Czict
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Onslow Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    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 0.038138885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.044481453
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2891
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5100.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.157319 index
    Species Richness 1122.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.072091945
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 178.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.243334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.017325107
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -32.271553
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.869999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.655834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.080017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.104896985
    Aridity index - month max 0.2931837
    Aridity index - month min 0.0030873213
    Evaporation - annual mean 267.11136 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 368.8054 mm
    Evaporation - month min 153.48738 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 71.76325 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.56709 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.79147 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.74634 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.254276 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.254276 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 252.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 24.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.14492753
    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 0.04511278
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -18.142857
    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 30.220001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.149166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.318024 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.97 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) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.32 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.76488 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 309.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 194.0 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 353.0 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) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.61741394 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1536.2953 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.112477 Pascals
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1679877 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.3007286 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 20.879114
    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 971.265 %
    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 26.386534
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.78526 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 72.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.5416665 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 17.0 m
    Elevation 16.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.07161642 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.522642 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.6246855 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.107 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 20.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0117 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 24.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1896 NDVI