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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F250272

Specimen of Erronea pyriformis | Pyriform Cowry

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F250272
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F250272
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | dry
Collector Palmer, N.
Supplied as "N Palmer"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Life stage unknown
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1986, Month: 12, Day:
Supplied as year:1986  month:12 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Conchifera | Visceroconcha | Gastropoda | Orthogastropoda | Caenogastropoda | Sorbeoconcha | Hypsogastropoda | Littorinimorpha | Cypraeoidea | Cypraeidae | Cypraeovulinae
Scientific name Erronea pyriformis
Supplied scientific name "Erronea pyriformis (Gray, 1824)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Pyriform Cowry
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Supplied as "Sorbeoconcha"
Family Cypraeidae
Genus Erronea
Species Erronea pyriformis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1824)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Northern Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Gove, Causeway
Latitude -12.23
Longitude 136.68
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Gove, Causeway
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Collector
Georeference protocol Natmap Raster estimated
Georeferenced by Melanie Mackenzie - Museums Victoria
Georeferenced date 2014-05-01
Supplied as 2014-05-01T00:00:00
Biome Marine
Municipality Gove

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Dhimurru
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Dhimurru
    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 Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Groote
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Protected Areas 2013 Dhimurru
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5638
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1679
    Endemism 0.027452018
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.038018692
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 3174.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4571104 index
    Species Richness 660.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3543.2537 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3599997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 41.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6064 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.83 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.929998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.15464 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 40.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11617569 degrees