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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.111798

PreservedSpecimen of Pinna bicolor | Common Razor Clam recorded on 1978-05-01


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Catalog number C.111798
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:10445253; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.111798
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Scheltema, A. H.
Identified date 1978-5
Collector Scheltema, A.H.
Supplied as "Scheltema, A. H."
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Malacology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1978-5
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 23/Nov/2005";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: ianl 23/Nov/2005";
Collecting date 1978-05-01
Supplied date "1978-05"
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Pinna bicolor
Supplied scientific name "Pinna bicolor Gmelin, 1791"
Taxon rank species
Common name Common Razor Clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Family Pinnidae
Genus Pinna
Species Pinna bicolor
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to Gmelin, 1791
Accepted name usage Pinna bicolor Gmelin, 1791


Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Latitude -19.233
Longitude 146.800
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Townsville, Rowes Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 5549 B] Australia, Queensland, Townsville, Rowes Bay (19° 14' 00" S, 146° 48' 00" E) /05/1978 - /05/1978, Scheltema, A. H.(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 146° 48' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 19° 14' 0" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/12/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Cleveland Bay - Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Cleveland Bay - Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Cleveland Bay - Magnetic Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Cleveland Bay - Magnetic Island
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.11881344
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.12833826
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 60879.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.5861917 index
    Species Richness 6139.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36654505
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.4049965
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.03853829
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 214.94637 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 272.4518 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 150.3509 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.32909092 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13727273 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3018182 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.73329 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.715706 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.47766 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 81.843636 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.602727 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.33634752
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 3.2431407 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -5.804109 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 16.23021
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.9485939
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 14.846348
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 290.75638 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -133.10272 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -247.1918 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 83.81183 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.437273 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.78553 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.751819 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 29.517424 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.245985 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.86911 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 15.473637 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 25.37 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9727173 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.0927124 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.896362 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.271439 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.232727 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.0618286 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.7836304 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.342728 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 25.344545 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1048.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 49.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 101.75 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 647.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 74.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 662.5 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -64.04997 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -181.87508 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 17.875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.475 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.425 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.025 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.425 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.125 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.15 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.625 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0225
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.425 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.725 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.625 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 322.0238 km/day
    Wind run - month max 357.722 km/day
    Wind run - month min 281.6449 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.5146513 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.569935 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.738554 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.011988 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.4651203 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.011988 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.9614477 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.8296986 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.8296986 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4976.892 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001132 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -7.3692837 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 12.91 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.3227997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.44 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 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 21.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.38 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.112156 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.25086066 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 4.3076773 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.3662262
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.03853829
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 137.7164 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 51.591335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.2852652 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.040109307 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 32.960358
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 3.4684458
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 327.82578 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4360714 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 29.986536 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 25.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 9.041 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.818182 index
    Lithology - mean age 72.170494 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.6975857 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.6730528 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 25.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.53249997
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.235
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9875
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0425
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.1125
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 68.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.8025
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 2592.118 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 29.458618 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 51.808937 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8777473
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 9.473313 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 478.70682 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 5.3850465 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.025 m
    Soil pedality 1.8777473
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.5
    Topographic wetness index 1.070358
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 127.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.33614 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 2890.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.6850309
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 31.068476 degrees
    Topographic relief 80.13058 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 4.712562 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 72.38461 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 93.30769 Day