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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P009081

PreservedSpecimen of Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus | Three-area Mussel recorded on 1996-09-28

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 code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Catalog number P009081
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P009081
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by R.C. Willan
Identified date 1996
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Mollusc
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1996

Event

Collecting date 1996-09-28
Supplied as year:1996  month:9  day:28 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Musculus (Modiolarca) cumingianus
Supplied scientific name "Musculus cumingianus"
Taxon rank species
Common name Three-area Mussel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Mytilida
Family Mytilidae
Genus Musculus
Species Musculus cumingianus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Pirritadirri (= Seagull Island), 8 km NW. of Cape Van Diemen, Mermaid Straits, off NW. tip of Melville Island, Timor Sea, Northern Territory, Australia.
Latitude -11.111
Longitude 130.3301666666666667
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Bivalvia
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Seagull Island (Tiwi Islands) IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tiwi
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    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 Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) TIWI ISLANDS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.010624909
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01447876
    Occurrence Density 1389.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6372585 index
    Species Richness 430.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7792.265 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 8.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.18267 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.44 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.0032 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.39 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.91999996 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 25.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.179998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.527578 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.122692905 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3457264 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 23.166666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.05700277 degrees