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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F292845

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 F292845
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F292845
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Shell | Dry
Individual count 3
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 South West Pacific
Locality Middleton Reef
Latitude -29.47
Longitude 159.11
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Middleton Reef
Water body South West Pacific
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Google Maps
Georeference protocol Google maps
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Elizabeth & Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe
    RAMSAR wetland regions Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs Marine National Nature Reserve
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Lord Howe Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Knoll/abyssal hills/hills/mountains/peak
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.037852213
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1800.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.045277 index
    Species Richness 640.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 338359.28 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 228.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.1338 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.94 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.31 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.49 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.977228 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.039703246 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.16654554 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 521.5417 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -150.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4519609 degrees