Occurrence record: Malacology:C.306403

Preserved specimen of Terestrombus fragilis (Röding, 1798) recorded on 1973-11-03


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 Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalog number C.306403
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:10486645; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.306403
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.306403
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified date 2016-12
Specimen type cited: Strombus fragilis (Roding, 1798) : Strombidae : : Gastropoda : Mollusca;cited: Strombus fragilis (Röding, 1798) : Strombidae : : Gastropoda : Mollusca
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2016-12
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Occurrence date 1973-11-03
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Terestrombus fragilis
Supplied scientific name "Terestrombus fragilis (Röding, 1798)"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Family Strombidae
Genus Terestrombus
Species Terestrombus fragilis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Terestrombus fragilis (Röding, 1798)
Scientific name authorship (Röding, 1798)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Röding, 1798)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -11.67304
Supplied as: "-11.67304"
Longitude 143.98805
Supplied as: "143.98805"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GBR, off Great Detached Reef
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 9004 B] Australia, Queensland, GBR, off Great Detached Reef (11° 40' 23" S, 143° 59' 17" E) 03/11/1973 - 03/11/1973, Gibbs, P E(Collector), Accession, Anchor dredge.";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 11° 40' 23" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 143° 59' 17" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/12/21
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.05206239
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002105263
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 62.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3609908 index
    Species Richness 39.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 113221.125 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 64.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.158486 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -34.19722 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3799999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 3.4299998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.4485999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.028 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.96 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.7 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0016999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.01 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.674015 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.062372394 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.48999563 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 335.20834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -33.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.277401 degrees