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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F292882

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam recorded on 1990-05-29

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F292882
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F292882
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Collector Steuart, E. Frank
Supplied as "Frank E. Steuart"
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1990-05-29
Supplied date "1990-05-29T00:00:00\1990-05-29T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Conchifera | Bivalvia | Heterodonta | Veneroida | Tridacnoidea | Tridacnidae
Scientific name Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima
Supplied scientific name "Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima Röding, 1798"
Taxon rank species
Common name Great Clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Cardiidae
Supplied as "Tridacnidae"
Genus Tridacna
Species Tridacna maxima
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Chametrachea
Scientific name authorship Röding, 1798
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Carnarvon (S)
Locality Point Quobba
Latitude -24.48
Longitude 113.42
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Point Quobba
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wooramel
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wooramel
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carnarvon Xeric Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 GASCOYNE RIVER
    River Regions GASCOYNE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Carnarvon (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Carnarvon
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 239
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EXMOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GASCOYNE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SHARK BAY - CORAL BAY - UPPER GASCOYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SHARK BAY - CORAL BAY - UPPER GASCOYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) MACLEOD
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) GASCOYNE-MINILYA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Carnarvon (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Carnarvon Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Carnarvon Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -753.45447 t/ha
    Potassium -753.43634 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4144
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.025342451
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.035430603
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2290.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7694697 index
    Species Richness 698.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.09980077
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 120.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.200833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.17608435
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.204061
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.495834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.308334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 22.0 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.12285712
    Aridity index - month max 0.49735224
    Aridity index - month min 0.0068758954
    Evaporation - annual mean 233.51869 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 348.4829 mm
    Evaporation - month min 110.58561 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.49102 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 67.22207 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.29992 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.37656 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.758896 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.758896 %
    Precipitation - annual 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 220.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.8333334
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1369863
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.7272725
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 137.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.7525 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 16.381666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 10.55 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.24 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.32
    Temperature - warmest month min 22.36 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 391.8866 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 53.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 226.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4007.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 336.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.31906113 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1065.7587 m
    Remoteness index 12.464331
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.015837 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.383747 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08443303 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6557106 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 43.15488
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 52.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.385 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -17.375618 %
    Clay % 8.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.37
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.3
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 44.7617
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.11887 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 179.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 82.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 22.0 m
    Elevation 18.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7275091 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.61041 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.659997 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 21.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 57.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0045 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr