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Occurrence record: MO:S87966

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam

Dataset

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 S87966
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Kirkendale, L.
Identified date 2014-01-01
Collector , S.M.|Bryce|, C.|Ellis|, M.
Supplied as "Slack-Smith, S.M., Bryce, C., Ellis, M."
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Beach collection
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2014-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 1980, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1980 
Sampling protocol Beach collection
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima
Taxon rank species
Common name Great Clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Cardiidae
Genus Tridacna
Species Tridacna maxima
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily Tridacninae
Scientific name authorship (Röding, 1798)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -24.9912
Longitude 113.1186
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 7
Island Dorre Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to EGAZ
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 113°07`07.0"E
Verbatim latitude 24°59`28.5"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 67f7e569-d2f5-42a0-b7aa-12f19a1e0df9
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -24.9912,113.1186
    Collector [, S.M.|Bryce|, C.|Ellis|, M.]
    Year 1980
    Related records
    Record UUID 0d9615df-ebc6-4e77-a8f1-5e10717b88a1
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -24.9912,113.1186
    Collector [, S.M.|Bryce|, C.|Ellis|, M.]
    Year 1980
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrences was compared without month and day
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Zuytdorp
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1714
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.021935264
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024474774
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1477.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6008697 index
    Species Richness 318.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 57225.31 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 90.14085 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.039662 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.66999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1773 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.039 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.78 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.16 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.62 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0044 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.92 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.076492 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06631353 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4206826 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 92.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5171969 degrees