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Occurrence record: MO:S57204

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 S57204
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Kirkendale, L.
Identified date 2014-01-01
Collector Patterson|, A.|, S.
Supplied as "Patterson, A. & Slack-Smith, S."
Individual count 1 pair
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2014-01-01

Event

Collecting date Year: 1969, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1969 
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
Latitude -10.4166
Longitude 105.6667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Christmas Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 105°40`00"E
Verbatim latitude 10°25`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Christmas Island
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Christmas Island Province
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Christmas And Cocos Islands Tropical Forests
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Seamount/guyot
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cocos-Keeling/Christmas Island
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.06977326
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 13421.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.904717 index
    Species Richness 2226.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1709.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 94.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 66.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 659.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 309.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 806.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 67.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 232.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 255.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 50.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 74.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 577.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1223372.6 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.31 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.0781 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.14 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0039999997 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0032 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.789999 100 x degrees C
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -485.0 m