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Occurrence record: TB:TB-6

Preserved specimen of Adacnarca nitens Pelseneer, 1903 | Bivalve recorded on 1982-01-08


Data partner Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Data resource Marine fauna survey of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island, 1981-82
Institution code Supplied institution code "AADC"
Collection Supplied collection code "TB"
Catalog number TB-6
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AADC:TB:TB-6
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector 1.  Tucker, M.J.   2.  Burton, H.R.  
Supplied as "M.J. Tucker and H.R. Burton"
Individual count 1
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Field notes Sampling method - diving
Bibliographic citation see http://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/AADC-00047
Information withheld collector identities withheld


Occurrence date 1982-01-08
Supplied date "1982-01-08 00:00:00+00"
Date precision DAY
Event time 1982-01-08 00:00:00+00


Scientific name Adacnarca nitens
Identified to rank species
Common name Bivalve
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Supplied as "Gastropoda"
Order Arcida
Supplied as "Unknown"
Family Philobryidae
Supplied as "Unknown"
Genus Adacnarca
Species Adacnarca nitens
Scientific name ID http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=197020
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Pelseneer, 1903
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Antarctica
Locality Vestfold Hills and Rauer Islands
Latitude -68.4571
Supplied as: "-68.45710000"
Longitude 78.1581
Supplied as: "78.15810000"
Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Southern Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 15
Maximum depth in metres 15
Field notes Sampling method - diving
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Terrestrial false
Continent Southern Ocean
Marine true
Country Code AQ

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Continent invalid Warning
    First of the year Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 93 passed properties
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Unnamed
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Maudlandia Antarctic Desert
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East Antarctic Wilkes Land
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.028575601
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4765.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0591009 index
    Species Richness 350.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.258333 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.4699999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.39999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 20.119999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.04 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.42999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.79 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature -0.19999999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month -0.39999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.0 100 x degrees C