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Occurrence record: invertebrates:F16479

PreservedSpecimen of Scitala sericans | Shiny Pasture Scarab recorded on 1979-01-23

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number F16479
Occurrence ID TMAG: F016479
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by L.G. Forster
Identified date 2016
Collector Elliott, H.J.
Supplied as "H.J. Elliott"
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Dataset name Tasmanian Forest Insect Collection
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016

Event

Collecting date 1979-01-23
Supplied as year:1979  month:1  day:23 
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scitala sericans
Original name usage Scitala sericans
Taxon rank species
Common name Shiny Pasture Scarab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Family Scarabaeidae
Genus Scitala
Species Scitala sericans
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Break O'Day (M)
Locality Elephant forestry coupe EL010F
Latitude -41.6419
Longitude 148.1812
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

order name Coleoptera

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    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 ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 7 Regions Ben Lomond
    IBRA 7 Subregions Ben Lomond
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated 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 Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TAMAR RIVER
    River Regions TAMAR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Break O'Day (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY 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) ST HELENS - SCAMANDER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - NORTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BREAK O'DAY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) GRAY
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Break O'Day (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus tall open forests and open forests with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grasses
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7309
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8201
    Endemism 0.014646953
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01474078
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1613.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4446516 index
    Species Richness 453.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2012049
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 29.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 74.11584 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 50.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.95370454
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.048323743
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.1975 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.7 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.630005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.6099327
    Aridity index - month max 3.9840794
    Aridity index - month min 0.46180373
    Evaporation - annual mean 80.99113 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14329.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 151.57954 mm
    Evaporation - month min 24.357101 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.0697 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 79.51825 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.58966 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.40403 %
    Humidity - month min relative 75.028885 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.028885 %
    Precipitation - annual 928.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 969.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 89.14822 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.07180702
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 228.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 69.795746 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.88545704
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.1288464
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 241.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 102.9943 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 279.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 14.493334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.3158336 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.408112 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 19.42 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.25 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 145.30338 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1074.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 291.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 220.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 223.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 316.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 26.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 71.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2970.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 205.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.11 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.08246211 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4535.071 m
    Remoteness index 5.474557
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2716.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 64.0 %
    Runoff - average 3199.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 60.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.05 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 36.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1811682 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.4580314 %
    Clay % 27.364487 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.91
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.9 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 2.2626169
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.68152 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 330.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 463.20834 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 381.0 m
    Elevation 358.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.538196 degrees
    Topographic relief 213.8663 m
    Topographic slope (%) 13.88874 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3601 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 88.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0606 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 75.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7289 NDVI