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Occurrence record: MO:S91096

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 S91096
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Kirkendale, L.
Identified date 2015-01-01
Collector , M.
Supplied as "Slack-Smith, S.M. and Hewitt, M. et al."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Snorkel&Platform
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2015-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 1995, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1995 
Sampling protocol Snorkel&Platform
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
Scientific name authorship (Röding, 1798)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Carnarvon (S)
Habitat Marine
Latitude -25.1951
Longitude 113.0857
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 9
Island Dorre Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to LABEL
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 113°05.14`00"E
Verbatim latitude 25°11.71`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
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    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Bernier And Dorre Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Bernier And Dorre Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Bernier And Dorre Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Bernier And Dorre Islands
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Yalgoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Edel
    IBRA 7 Regions Yalgoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Edel
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WOORAMEL RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Carnarvon (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Shark Bay
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 239
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EXMOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GASCOYNE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SHARK BAY - CORAL BAY - UPPER GASCOYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SHARK BAY - CORAL BAY - UPPER GASCOYNE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) GERALDTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) DORRE ISLAND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Carnarvon (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdct
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Carnarvon Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3259
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.01596557
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01824597
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 205.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.389174 index
    Species Richness 99.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11445441
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 118.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 16.5075 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 1.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27488503
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.4723964
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.49 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.253334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.970001 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.875
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 149.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 30.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.16
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 175.41016 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.6328507 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.98954535 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.6328507 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39848.668 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.021355 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.824223 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.123701975 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3928452 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 46.333103
    Bulk density 1.385 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 8.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.14
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.42
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.3
    Water holding capacity 72000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.54285 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 102.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 20.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.7270749 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.7746506 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4130955 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 12.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0042 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground