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Occurrence record: Molluscs:MO37932

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Molluscs
Supplied collection code "Molluscs"
Catalogue Number MO37932
Other catalogue numbers 1799624
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Molluscs:MO37932
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hippopus hippopus
Taxon rank species
Common name bear paw giant clam
Supplied common name "Horse's Hoof Clam"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
Supplied as "Venerida"
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

Geospatial

Country Australia
Supplied as "23"
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as: "4"
Local government area Gold Coast (C)
Locality Southport, SEQ
Latitude -27.965204
Supplied as: "-27.966667"
Longitude 153.417456
Supplied as: "153.416667"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Border Ranges GER Border Ranges
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East Queensland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East Queensland
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Coastal Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sunshine Coast-Gold Coast Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH COAST
    River Regions SOUTH COAST
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Moncrieff
    Local Government Areas 2011 Gold Coast (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Southport
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GOLD COAST CITY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Recent Federal Court determination in this area: Gold Coast Native Title Group
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gold Coast Native Title Group QCD2013/008
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 61
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 9283
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHPORT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHPORT
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GOLD COAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MONCRIEFF
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MONCRIEFF
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GOLD COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GOLD COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) BRISBANE
    PSMA Localities (2018) SOUTHPORT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 250,000 TO 999,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) GOLD COAST - TWEED HEADS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTHPORT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTHPORT
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) GOLD COAST - TWEED HEADS (GOLD COAST PART)
    Statistical Local Areas Southport
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Moreton Lowland
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.247
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.665
    Endemism 0.028130155
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03687674
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6191
    Occurrence Density 24254.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.750803 index
    Species Richness 2169.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9148955
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 69.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 110.205 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5114378
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.95111775
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.4625 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.085833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.670013 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0650557
    Aridity index - month max 1.6548516
    Aridity index - month min 0.40413064
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.95334 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 185.22237 mm
    Evaporation - month min 70.96118 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.73 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.739655 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.382034 %
    Humidity - month max relative 80.70913 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.72084 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.84709 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.84709 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1396.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 126.097046 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.6769692
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 190.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 157.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.50685865
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.9690663
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 494.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 212.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 49.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 510.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 25.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.550833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 14.823334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.76 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.24 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.94 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 317.71414 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.014142135 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1017.96924 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 10.250001 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.92 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3571997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.97 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.352913 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1787.0538 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 39.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.43 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4265642 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -161.61847 %
    Clay % 34.189663 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.88
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.0759776
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.5594 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 76.666664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.014984249 degrees
    Topographic relief 44.91231 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.951693 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1949 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3655 NDVI