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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J27035

PreservedSpecimen of Notomithrax minor | small decorator crab


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number J27035
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by S W. Gunn
Identified date 1992
Collector Marine Research Group of Victoria
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number SPPS 10
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol dredge
Dataset name SPPS
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1992


Field number SPPS 10
Sampling protocol dredge
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID SPPS 10


Higher classification Arthropoda;Crustacea;Malacostraca;Eumalacostraca;Eucarida;Decapoda;Pleocyemata;Brachyura;Majidae;Majinae
Scientific name Notomithrax minor
Supplied scientific name "Notomithrax minor (Filhol, 1885)"
Taxon rank species
Common name small decorator crab
Supplied common name "Small Seaweed Crab"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Majidae
Genus Notomithrax
Species Notomithrax minor
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Filhol, 1885)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Southern Port Phillip Bay
Latitude -38.345
Longitude 144.763
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Southern Port Phillip Bay
Minimum depth in meters 10
Maximum depth in meters 13
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID SPPS 10
Biome Marine

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Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    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

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.05132461
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022634465
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 37.62963 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8220043 index
    Species Richness 6.7901235 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6216336
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.3689871
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.18305284
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 111.82129 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 190.319 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.354 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.346 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.74094 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.181076 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 77.16281 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 53.284 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.151001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1053432
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.39600435 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.38326022 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.62437725
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.104677364
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.5965638
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 66.196 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -58.537292 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -147.758 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 17.842 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.911 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.2645 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.782 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.346666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.521833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.62201 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.802 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.239 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.0500183 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5110168 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.815002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.8248315 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.7829895 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.151001 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.3309937 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.424 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.609 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 708.2 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 213.8 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 124.4 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 124.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 214.2 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -45.608536 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -155.02054 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.06 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.36 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 22.06 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.2
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.06 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 9.04 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.44 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.66 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.78 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.64 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.56 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.34 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.454 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.048
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.44 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.34 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.92 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 342.33444 km/day
    Wind run - month max 404.57843 km/day
    Wind run - month min 295.55624 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.05 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.7666664 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.0 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17464249 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.99408245 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17464249 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3214.7925 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.830505 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.65 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 9.0598 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.010000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.099999994 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.45 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.1 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.848883 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.18795006 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.546873 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.59030175
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.18305284
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 111.74887 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 40.2694 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.081489 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.16004637 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 53.127155
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 16.474754
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -179.8986 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 56.64165 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 31.25 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999998
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -20.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.672
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.954
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.992
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.186
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.244
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 46.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.244
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 4805.056 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 49.8032 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 43.16433 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 50.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 7.934284 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 746.7002 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.154613 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.939071
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 72.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.70067 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 67.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.50044 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.488962 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 1.96554
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0368 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4461 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 148.07692 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 162.23077 Day