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Occurrence record: MO:S57207

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 S57207
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Slack-Smith, S.
Individual count 1 pair & 1 valve
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1987, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1987 
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

Geospatial

Country Australia
Latitude -10.4283
Longitude 105.6687
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 1
Minimum elevation in metres 0
Maximum elevation in metres -4
Island Christmas Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Report
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 105°40.12`00"E
Verbatim latitude 10°25.70`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

User flagged issues 

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
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    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 1684709a-93a1-4848-9bf6-0fa0fd944005
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -10.4283,105.6687
    Collector [Slack-Smith, S.]
    Year 1987
    Related records
    Record UUID a9e6e4d8-2b40-40a5-a944-32ae68dbeea8
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -10.4283,105.6687
    Collector [Slack-Smith, S.]
    Year 1987
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrences was compared without month and day
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID a3f2efd0-1664-4b90-9302-be8377c30429
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -10.4283,105.6687
    Collector [Slack-Smith, S.]
    Year 1987
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrences was compared without month and day
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID e7b5fa08-abb7-4c75-afd9-09df4d305b03
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -10.4283,105.6687
    Collector [Slack-Smith, S.]
    Year 1987
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrences was compared without month and day
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Christmas Island IBA
    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
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Christmas Island
    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

    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 1705.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 92.0 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) 1221519.0 m
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 23.0 m