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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.107627

PreservedSpecimen of Hippopus hippopus | bear paw giant clam recorded on 1948-06-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalogue Number C.107627
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10362225; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.107627
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.107627
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Just, H.
Identified date 2016-11
Collector Harford, L.
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Curatorial"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "Good";
Collecting date 1948-06-01
Supplied date "1948-06"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10016396

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hippopus hippopus
Supplied scientific name "Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)"
Taxon rank species
Common name bear paw giant clam
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Cardiida
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
Name according to (Linnaeus, 1758)
Accepted name usage Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Local government area Whitsunday (R)
Latitude -20.06000
Longitude 148.89166
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GBR, Whitsunday Ids, Hayman Is
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 11003 C] Australia, Queensland, GBR, Whitsunday Ids, Hayman Is (20° 03' 36" S, 148° 53' 30" E) /06/1948 - /06/1948, Harford, L.(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 148° 53' 30" E
Verbatim latitude 20° 3' 36" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/11/17
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    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
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2014 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2015 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Mackay Whitsunday
    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 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Whitsunday
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Whitsunday
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    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 Dawson
    Local Government Areas 2011 Whitsunday (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Whitsunday
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 585
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) AIRLIE - WHITSUNDAYS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DAWSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) PROSERPINE - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) WHITSUNDAYS
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Whitsunday (R) - Whitsunday
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Kg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3399502.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5455
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.82
    Endemism 0.01794229
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03354523
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 8578.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6379757 index
    Species Richness 1338.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.766059
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 100.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 122.65583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.20617585
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.816702
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.4825 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.773333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.580017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.82423097
    Aridity index - month max 2.046296
    Aridity index - month min 0.11942346
    Evaporation - annual mean 156.74155 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 213.25175 mm
    Evaporation - month min 98.05087 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.51 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.53 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.25473 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.195724 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.89548 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.57008 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.702484 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.702484 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1499.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 125.81676 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 1.4347018
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 19.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 93.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1991277
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.984547
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 679.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 320.82748 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 782.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.155 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.320833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.950012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.04 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.41 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 29.62 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.97
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 156.94206 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1380.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 58.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 723.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 298.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 814.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 238.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 87.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2901.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.42011902 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38298.65 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 31.481482 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 8.6900015 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.9 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.3599997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 8.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7837996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.189999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.85999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.08 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.59435 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.059541713 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3650938 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 6.3 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3111159 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -10069.42 %
    Clay % 43.660946 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.72
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.08899 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 29.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 306.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1.0 m
    Elevation 34.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.4436827 degrees
    Topographic relief 239.8836 m
    Topographic slope (%) 16.68213 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0683 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0098 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.285 NDVI