Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology: Mollusks:731303.457969

Preserved specimen of CEPHALOPODA | Squid recorded on 1971-08-14


Data resource Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Institution Supplied institution code "USNM"
Catalogue number 731303.457969
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "S"
Preparations Alcohol (Ethanol)
Collector Thompson, F.
Supplied as "F. Thompson"
Individual count 1
More details http://acsmith.si.edu/emuwebizweb/pages/nmnh/iz/Display.php?irn=457969
License other
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Invertebrate Zoology: Mollusks
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1971-08-14
Supplied date "1971-08-14 00:00:00"
Verbatim event date 1971-08-14/1971-08-14


Scientific name CEPHALOPODA
Taxon rank class
Common name Squid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Cuvier, 1795


Country East Timor
Supplied as "Indonesia"
State or territory Lesser Sunda Islands
Locality Timor Island, 1 Km Of Kupang
Latitude -8.83300018310547
Longitude 126
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body South Pacific Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Distance outside expert range 0.0

Additional properties

bibliographic citation Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Research and Collections Information System, NMNH, Smithsonian Institution. See: http://www.mnh.si.edu/rc/db/collection_db_policy1.html, 05-14-2010
dataset name NMNH Invertebrate Zoology Collections
rights holder NMNH Invertebrate Zoology Collections

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Nusu Tenggara Dry Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lesser Sunda Islands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Timor And Wetar Deciduous Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lesser Sunda
    World Country Boundaries East Timor

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.08488234
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.80246913 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2089.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 247.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 65.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 767.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 322.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 940.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 68.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 990.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 280.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 231.0 degrees C * 10
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 448937.7 m
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 737.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.7996342 degrees