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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F292839

PreservedSpecimen of Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima | Great Clam

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 F292839
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F292839
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Individual count 7
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 Year: 1959, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1959 
Date precision Not Supplied

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 | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Elizabeth Island (Reef)
Latitude -38.42
Longitude 145.37
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Elizabeth Island (Reef)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol Geoscience Australia - Place names website
Biome Marine

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands Western Port
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Western Port IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.02597229
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.030206483
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 46241.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.502596 index
    Species Richness 905.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3473.5364 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 11.36 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 15.7498 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.014 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.16 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.12 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.48 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.704608 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10575139 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0262 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 37.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0153 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2914 NDVI