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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:QVM:9:1352

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Invertebrates
Catalog number QVM:9:1352
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1973, Month: 08, Day:
Supplied as year:1973  month:08 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hippopus hippopus
Taxon rank species
Common name bear paw giant clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Cardiidae
Supplied as "Tridacnidae"
Genus Hippopus
Species Hippopus hippopus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country New Caledonia
Supplied as "France"
Locality New Caledonia
Latitude -20.98332
Longitude 165.01666
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Invertebrates:QVM:9:1352

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater New Caledonia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Caledonia Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Caledonia Moist Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Caledonia Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia
    World Country Boundaries New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.01958124
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 96.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.8504932 index
    Species Richness 64.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1840.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 251.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 50.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 834.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 287.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 834.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2174.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 243.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1618847.6 m
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 339.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.217638 degrees