Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.90091

PreservedSpecimen of Mallacoota recorded on 1990-01-27


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number P.90091
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1549644; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.90091
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.90091
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Bopiah, Ms Arundathi
Identified date 2012
Type status paratype
Supplied as "Paratype: Mallacoota mizegwaden Bopiah & Hughes, 2013 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;Paratype: Mallacoota mizegwaden Bopiah & Hughes, ms : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Crustacea;Paratype: Mallacoota mizegwaden Bopiah & Hughes, 2013 : Maeridae : Amphipoda : Malacostraca : Arthropoda"
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol hand collected on SCUBA
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2012


Collecting date 1990-01-27
Sampling protocol hand collected on SCUBA
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1057064


Scientific name Mallacoota
Supplied scientific name "Mallacoota mizegwaden Bopiah & Hughes, 2013"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Maeridae
Genus Mallacoota
Species Mallacoota mizegwaden
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Bopiah & Hughes, 2013
Accepted name usage Mallacoota mizegwaden Bopiah & Hughes, 2013


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -5.15666
Longitude 145.82332
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Padoz Natun, Madang Lagoon
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[JDT/PNG-24] Papua New Guinea, Padoz Natun, Madang Lagoon (5° 09' 24" S, 145° 49' 24" E) 27/01/1990 - 27/01/1990, hand collected on SCUBA";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim longitude 145° 49' 24.000" E
Verbatim latitude 5° 9' 24.000" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/8/20
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.054823153
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4595.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.877983 index
    Species Richness 1588.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.86 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 11.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.3568 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.040000003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.55 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.83 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0019999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0018999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 27.199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.06 100 x degrees C