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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F262578

PreservedSpecimen of Ennucula superba | Superb Nut Shell recorded on 1983-01-19

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F262578
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Shell;specimenForm=Dry
Collector Wilson, R. Barry
Supplied as "Barry R. Wilson"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol dredge
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1983-01-19
Supplied date "1983-01-19T00:00:00;1983-01-19T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol dredge
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca;Conchifera;Bivalvia;Protobranchia;Nuculoida;Nuculoidea;Nuculidae;Nuculinae
Scientific name Ennucula superba
Supplied scientific name "Ennucula superba (Hedley, 1902)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Superb Nut Shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Nuculida
Supplied as "Nuculoida"
Family Nuculidae
Genus Ennucula
Species Ennucula superba
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Hedley, 1902)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland
Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality James Cook Uni. Stn. 7B, off Townsville
Latitude -18.72
Longitude 146.97
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality James Cook Uni. Stn. 7B, off Townsville
Minimum depth in meters 40
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HINCHINBROOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0981
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3947
    Endemism 0.021055533
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 0.34567901 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.3580247 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 63900.29 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 32.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.025976 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -40.969925 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.76 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.939999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.599998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.121422 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.044848423 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.22647125 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -39.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14446951 degrees