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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F291979

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam

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 F291979
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F291979
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Collector Robertson, R.C.
Supplied as "R C. Robertson"
Individual count 1
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 Year: 1967, Month: 09, Day:
Supplied as year:1967  month:9 
Date precision Not Supplied

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 | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Tryon island (Capricorn Group)
Latitude -23.23
Longitude 151.77
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Tryon island (Capricorn Group)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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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
    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 Shelf
    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 0.039881192
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.06162635
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 9238.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.823945 index
    Species Richness 1454.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 65962.375 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 10.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.020487 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -47.059273 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8199997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.3799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9891 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.029000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.03 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0016 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.05 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.476557 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.061835557 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3749817 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 40.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -44.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1391322 degrees