Occurrence record: Molluscs:MO50334

Preserved specimen of Hyotissa hyotis (Linnaeus, 1758) | Giant Coxcomb Oyster recorded on 1993-01-28

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Molluscs
Supplied collection code "Molluscs"
Catalog number MO50334
Other catalog numbers 1792952
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Molluscs:MO50334
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:6209
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1993-01-28
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Hyotissa hyotis
Identified to rank species
Common name Giant Coxcomb Oyster
Supplied common name "Honeycomb Oyster"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Bivalvia
Order Ostreida
Supplied as "Pterioida"
Family Gryphaeidae
Genus Hyotissa
Species Hyotissa hyotis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Shelburne Bay
Latitude -12.633333
Supplied as: "-12.633333"
Longitude 141.216944
Supplied as: "141.216944"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 41m
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Depth value non-numeric Warning
    First of the year Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Carpentaria
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5407
    Endemism 0.0145077
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 528.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0742855 index
    Species Richness 227.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 40826.324 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 41.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.061382 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9499998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 22.369999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6858 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.61 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.45 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 25.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.39 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.939129 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.0691382 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.49563348 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.7083335 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -46.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06587611 degrees