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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F292892

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam recorded on 1990-05-30

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 F292892
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F292892
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Collector Steuart, E. Frank
Supplied as "Frank E. Steuart"
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 1990-05-30
Supplied date "1990-05-30T00:00:00\1990-05-30T00:00:00"
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
Locality Matilda Wreck Point, North West Cape
Latitude -21.77
Longitude 114.15
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Matilda Wreck Point, North West Cape
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    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 Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6546
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.4135
    Endemism 0.025800275
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04855204
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 1749.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2408733 index
    Species Richness 901.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2281.5452 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.05107 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.836 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.68 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.98 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.72999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.449999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.307058 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07221743 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.50794375 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 46.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.18257043 degrees