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Occurrence record: MO:S67960

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Mollusc Collection
Supplied collection code "MO"
Catalogue Number S67960
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by DoF
Identified date 2015-01-01
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2015-01-01

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima
Taxon rank species
Common name Great Clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Veneroida"
Family Cardiidae
Genus Tridacna
Species Tridacna maxima
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subfamily Tridacninae

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -12.1515
Longitude 96.9179
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CKI A2
Minimum elevation in metres -1
Maximum elevation in metres -1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 96°55.078`00"E
Verbatim latitude 12°9.094`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

User flagged issues 

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    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
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    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID f3943847-bde7-47f2-ba86-76016045b1a3
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Related records
    Record UUID 3f46f6ea-539f-4684-9cf1-ff8c2e17102b
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID a4a2b2dd-0d4b-47d3-9c9e-a05e9fb2b87d
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID a099a0f8-9695-44d9-95df-a84877357076
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID d69eaf27-f5bf-449e-932a-53e6e0b328d9
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID d1939e26-1dfe-42e7-9257-2db8dbb712b1
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -12.1515,96.9179
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Cocos Keeling
    NRM Regions 2010 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cocos Keeling Islands
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cocos (Keeling) Island Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Seamount/guyot
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cocos-Keeling/Christmas Island
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF COCOS ISLANDS
    PSMA Localities (2018) HOME ISLAND

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.023669807
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 202.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.573764 index
    Species Richness 122.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1935.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 408.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 38.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 658.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 677.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 47.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 73.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 603.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1623521.1 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.6308 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.202 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.059998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.19 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.019199999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.949999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.279999 100 x degrees C
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1.0 m