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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.531763

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam recorded on 1961

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Catalog number C.531763
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2161975; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.531763
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.531763
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by I.Loch
Identified date 2004
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Malacology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2004
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial";
Collecting date 1961
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10035696

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hippopus hippopus
Supplied scientific name "Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)"
Taxon rank species
Common name bear paw giant clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Family Cardiidae
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
Name according to (Linnaeus, 1758)
Accepted name usage Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Latitude -16.133
Longitude 123.600
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Yampi Sound
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 1528 B] Australia, Western Australia, Yampi Sound (16° 08' 00" S, 123° 36' 00" E) 1961 - 1961, McMichael, H.(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 123° 36' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 16° 8' 0" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/5/1
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Dambimangari
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Dambimangari WCD2011/002

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3812
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0471
    Endemism 0.025888482
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031205874
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1862.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6382217 index
    Species Richness 618.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2704.8164 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.072947 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.1099997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3318 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.010000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.91999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.899998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.269999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.5 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.39 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.24 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.52172 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10571323 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.934854 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 119.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -24.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.44007924 degrees