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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F292862

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam recorded on 1961-05-13

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 F292862
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F292862
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Collector B, J.|K, R.
Supplied as "J B | R K"
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 1961-05-13
Supplied date "1961-05-13T00:00:00\1961-05-13T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

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
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Geoffrey Bay, Magnetic Island
Latitude -19.15
Longitude 146.87
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Geoffrey Bay, Magnetic Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Magnetic Island
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    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 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Herbert
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Wulgurukaba People ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Magnetic Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MAGNETIC ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) HERBERT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) HERBERT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) ARCADIA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 200 TO 499
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) ARCADIA BAY (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Magnetic Island
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pgoa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Tussock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.04510259
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.055092942
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 47523.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2008047 index
    Species Richness 3360.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.40082222
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.36667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.93 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3166502
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.1343021
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.9975 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.654167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.490021 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.67894524
    Aridity index - month max 2.1887164
    Aridity index - month min 0.097532235
    Evaporation - annual mean 155.18723 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 212.36346 mm
    Evaporation - month min 99.531586 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.693245 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.3421 %
    Humidity - month max relative 83.85843 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.684494 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.695244 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.695244 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1162.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.22234 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 4.050069
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.2951547
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 100.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3656826
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 697.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 339.3758 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 728.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 27.379166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.914167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.325409 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.89 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.32 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 165.07004 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22416.783 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018281 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -0.18383408 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.936987 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14120255 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.6597903 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 17.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.7 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 32.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4363158 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 9.929825 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 66000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.91969 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 437.66666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.421094 degrees
    Topographic relief 124.5516 m
    Topographic slope (%) 9.364381 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1346 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 3.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1452 NDVI