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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:QVM:1976:1:0144

PreservedSpecimen of Cercartetus nanus | Eastern Pygmy-possum

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Mammals
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalogue Number QVM:1976:1:0144
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Mammalogy:QVM:1976:1:0144
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations wet
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol cat caught
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1976, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1976  month:0  day:0 
Sampling protocol cat caught
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cercartetus nanus
Taxon rank species
Common name Eastern Pygmy-possum
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Supplied as "Diprotodonta"
Family Burramyidae
Genus Cercartetus
Species Cercartetus nanus
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 Tasmania
Local government area Flinders (M)
Locality Flinders Island
Latitude -40
Longitude 148
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Mammalogy:QVM:1976:1:0144
subclass Marsupialia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Central Flinders Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed = other
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) All practices equal
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLINDERS-CAPE BARREN ISLANDS
    River Regions FLINDERS-CAPE BARREN ISLANDS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Bass
    Local Government Areas 2011 Flinders (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Flinders
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 FLINDERS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 873
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FLINDERS AND CAPE BARREN ISLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BASS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BASS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MEMANA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) APSLEY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Flinders (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Northeast Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia ODsm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Islands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Low closed forests and closed shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.017136 t/ha
    Potassium 0.05613 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4632
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.008325827
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011240171
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1972.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.921034 index
    Species Richness 610.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8345468
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 44.35 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.831665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.23 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9499579
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.05236892
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.764166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.5125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.619995 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.00586
    Aridity index - month max 2.2698224
    Aridity index - month min 0.26247737
    Evaporation - annual mean 95.98372 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16071.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 171.44334 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.214455 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.03732 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 81.410805 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.49733 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.81142 %
    Humidity - month min relative 78.51596 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.51596 %
    Precipitation - annual 782.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 769.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.327545 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.33698636
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.93298644
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.07146405
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 89.07508 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 240.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.773334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.9875 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.306946 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 20.22 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.41 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 150.23994 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 793.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 248.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 140.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 257.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 163.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 59.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 79.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2863.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.06708204 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.094868325 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4187.021 m
    Remoteness index 16.98
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1373.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 101.0 %
    Runoff - average 36.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.4 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 76.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.38 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 16.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4910526 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.5149326 %
    Clay % 29.18158 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 138.88889 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.73
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.8378947
    Water holding capacity 74000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.27699 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 27.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 250.33333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 91.0 m
    Elevation 56.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6300258 degrees
    Topographic relief 64.59836 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.976379 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3865 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 66.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0375 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 68.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6287 NDVI