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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.531765

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam recorded on 1962-10-22

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.531765
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2161978; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.531765
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.531765
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 1962-10-22
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10035453

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 Queensland
Latitude -22.150
Longitude 152.766
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GBR, Swain Reefs, Capre Cay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 17676 B] Australia, Queensland, GBR, Swain Reefs, Capre Cay (22° 09' 00" S, 152° 46' 00" E) 22/10/1962 - 22/10/1962, Australian Museum party(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 152° 46' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 22° 9' 0" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/5/1
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Pompey & Swain Reefs, South-east GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pompey-Swains
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 LIVINGSTONE SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MIRANI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MIRANI

    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 0.012362648
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 188.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.6427474 index
    Species Richness 131.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 240104.7 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 173.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009784 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -20.519447 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.65 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6464 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.84999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.14 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.52 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.83 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.48 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.915535 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07856035 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.57562006 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 74.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7960051 degrees