Occurrence record: MO:S10867

PreservedSpecimen of Coralliophila mira | coral shell


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Supplied collection code "MO"
Catalogue Number S10867
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Special Alcohol 75% (Ethanol 93% & Methanol 7%)
Collector Wells|Bryce|Longbottom|A|Haigh|, N.
Supplied as "Wells, Bryce, Longbottom, A & Haigh, N."
Individual count 7
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date Year: 1985, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1985 
Date precision Not Supplied


Scientific name Coralliophila mira
Taxon rank species
Common name coral shell
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Supplied as "Neogastropoda"
Family Muricidae
Genus Coralliophila
Species Coralliophila mira
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily Coralliophilinae


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -33.9166
Longitude 122.6000
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island group Recherche Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 122°36`00"E
Verbatim latitude 33°55`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Gastropoda

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Recherche Archipelago
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Coast Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions WA South Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ESPERANCE
    PSMA Wards (2018) RURAL WARD
    Geological Regions of Australia Fraser Region

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.688
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2735
    Endemism 0.030259453
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031131728
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 386.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.202323 index
    Species Richness 231.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.46085748
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 69.88417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 46.88243 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 19.434166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9411957
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.061998542
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.061527 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.1325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.369995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.5033127
    Aridity index - month max 1.3292234
    Aridity index - month min 0.07938925
    Evaporation - annual mean 146.62285 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 251.92328 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.055283 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.2754 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.48909 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.5626 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.069405 %
    Humidity - month min relative 70.83818 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.83818 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 605.6667 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 49.709465 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.5489764
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 255.66667 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 71.333336 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.92886555
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 50.666668 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.07603072
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 87.45192 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.333334 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 258.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.437014 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.733334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.55368 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.119324 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.0333333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.733334 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.333332 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.9675 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0766667
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.783334 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.833332 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.933333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 353.82452 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1571.0431 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.36 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.3911998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.57 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.059998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.82 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.939999 100 x degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.52726
    Bulk density 1.6043551 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 25.576809 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.599999 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46666667
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92333335
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.3585973
    Water holding capacity 29099.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.91198 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.708336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0489572 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.24515 m
    Topographic slope (%) 10.4048 %