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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.159293.001

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam recorded on 1989-05-05

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalogue Number C.159293.001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10241368; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.159293.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.159293.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Loch, Mr. I. W.
Identified date 2016-11
Collector Robertson, C. Chris
Supplied as "Chris Robertson"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Rightsholder Australian Museum
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Collecting date 1989-05-05
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10019105

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 issues 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 PHILIPPINES
Latitude 9.950
Longitude 118.916
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality N of Fondeado Is, Palawan
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 38580] PHILIPPINES, N of Fondeado Is, Palawan (9° 57' 00" N, 118° 55' 00" E) 05/05/1989 - 05/05/1989, Loch, Mr. I. W.(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Verbatim longitude 118° 55' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 9° 57' 0" N

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/11/17
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Palawan/North Borneo

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.027487287
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 462.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4707193 index
    Species Richness 298.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 14.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.3768 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.010000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.75 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.13 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.65 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 27.38 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.539999 100 x degrees C