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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.107660

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam recorded on 1951-10-01

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.107660
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10362223; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.107660
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.107660
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Just, Hannah
Identified date 2016-11
Collector Sansum
Supplied as "Sansum, Sgt. George"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
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 1951-10-01
Supplied date "1951-10"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10039725

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 Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -23.300
Longitude 151.950
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GBR, Capricorn Group, Wilson Is
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 10625 B] Australia, Queensland, GBR, Capricorn Group, Wilson Is (23° 18' 00" S, 151° 57' 00" E) /10/1951 - /10/1951, Sansum, Sgt. George(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 151° 57' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 23° 18' 0" S

Additional properties

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

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Mackay-Capricorn
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) GLADSTONE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.173
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.023862764
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034375038
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 8338.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.054871 index
    Species Richness 535.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 79806.52 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 27.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.307623 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -39.475925 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5699997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.1499999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7968998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.88 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.45999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.98 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.354456 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07409983 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5876118 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -41.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.2146564 degrees