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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F291994

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam

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 F291994
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F291994
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
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

Date precision Not Supplied

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 | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Willis Island
Latitude -16.29
Longitude 149.96
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Willis Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 5.0
Georeference sources Google Maps
Georeference protocol Google maps
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 8.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.00998291
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 780.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1315155 index
    Species Richness 251.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 424530.1 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 399.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -18.899687 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.91 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8053 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.76 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.329998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.48 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.899998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.64 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0016 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.47 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.64915 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.027516393 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.10403768 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 387.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -29.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8720945 degrees