Occurrence record: EM:EM3285

PreservedSpecimen of Monodinium


Data provider Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Data resource Electron Micrograph Database - Terrestrial and Limnetic Specimens
Institution Supplied institution code "AADC"
Collection Supplied collection code "EM"
Catalogue Number EM3285
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:AADC:EM:EM3285
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector ?JL-P / Tracey Henshaw
Individual count 1
Field notes - SEM stub JLP 6B
Information withheld collector identities withheld
Bibliographic citation see http://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/em_database
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Date precision Not Supplied


Scientific name Monodinium
Supplied scientific name "Monodinium sp."
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Protista
Supplied as "Protozoa"
Phylum Ciliophora
Class Litostomatea
Order Haptorida
Family Didiniidae
Genus Monodinium
Species Monodinium sp.
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL


Country Antarctica
Locality Highway L (6m), early 2000
Latitude -68.46330000
Longitude 78.22330000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Antarctica
Field notes - SEM stub JLP 6B
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 500.0

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    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Kingdom not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
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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

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.1054902
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3111.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.4984605 index
    Species Richness 47.0 frequency