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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99977

Specimen of Mallacoota recorded on 2014-10-02


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.99977
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2169834; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99977
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99977
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified date 2017
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol hand collected
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017


Occurrence date 2014-10-02
Sampling protocol hand collected
Date precision Day
Event time 13:50
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1228057


Scientific name Mallacoota
Supplied scientific name "Mallacoota sp."
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Maeridae
Genus Mallacoota
Species Mallacoota sp.
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type INFORMAL
Accepted name usage Mallacoota sp.


Country French Polynesia
Latitude -27.58054
Longitude -144.37971
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Austral Islands, Rapa Iti, Akao Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[SFP2014-13-3] French Polynesia, Austral Islands, Rapa Iti, Akao Bay (27° 34' 50" S, 144° 22' 47" W) 02/10/2014 - 02/10/2014, Berthelsen, Anna(Collector), Reid, Dr Amanda L - Australian Museum - Malacology(Collector), Keable, Dr Stephen John - Australian";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Verbatim longitude 144° 22' 47" W
Verbatim latitude 27° 34' 50" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/3/2
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Tahitian Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Rapa-Pitcairn
    World Country Boundaries French Polynesia
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.029812476
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 713.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3001833 index
    Species Richness 277.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2658.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 172.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 551.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 267.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 752.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.4189997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.18 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.42 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0052 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0127 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.65 100 x degrees C