Occurrence record: MO:S812

PreservedSpecimen of Hyotissa hyotis | Giant Coxcomb Oyster

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 S812
Other catalogue numbers 7/2
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Special Alcohol 75% (Ethanol 93% & Methanol 7%)
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1978, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1978 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hyotissa hyotis
Taxon rank species
Common name Giant Coxcomb Oyster
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Supplied as "Ostreoida"
Family Gryphaeidae
Genus Hyotissa
Species Hyotissa hyotis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -20.4333
Longitude 115.6167
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island group Montebello Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Egaz
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 115°37`00"E
Verbatim latitude 20°26`00"S

Additional properties

column34 Bivalvia

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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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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Montebello Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Montebello Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Montebello Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Montebello Islands
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1884
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.01532765
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03437861
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 553.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2525735 index
    Species Richness 262.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 44843.387 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 6.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.034713 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.58 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6941998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.07 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.039999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.51 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.859768 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11321279 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0769352 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 43.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.65229887 degrees