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Occurrence record: Entomology:HET37334

PreservedSpecimen of Capusa graodes


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 Entomology Collection
Catalog number HET37334
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=pinned
Identified by Marilyn Hewish - Museum Victoria
Identified date 05/10/2011
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
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Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Entomology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Entomology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2011-10-05
Supplied as 05/10/2011


Date precision Not Supplied


Higher classification Animalia;Arthropoda;Hexapoda;Insecta;Lepidoptera;Geometridae;Ennominae
Scientific name Capusa graodes
Supplied scientific name "Capusa graodes Turner, 1919"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Geometridae
Genus Capusa
Species Capusa graodes
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Turner, 1919
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Sandringham
Latitude -37.95
Longitude 145
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Sandringham
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol Estimation
Biome Terrestrial

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    Representative Record
    Record UUID 8428754a-21d3-4b2e-9d64-2f03907f48a1
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Capusa graodes Turner, 1919
    Coordinates -37.95,145
    Related records
    Record UUID 1d4a58ea-9d84-490f-8785-095a66c1f5ef
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Capusa graodes Turner, 1919
    Coordinates -37.95,145
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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
    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
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Gippsland Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Gippsland Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3005
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0691
    Endemism 0.0325904
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.035472248
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Occurrence Density 181539.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2610292 index
    Species Richness 4375.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5174823
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.9800164
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.20057793
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 116.28607 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 194.46916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 51.9175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3025 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.9469 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.57559 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.02494 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.340763 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.128334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1409506
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.52070343 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.28328842 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.89785904
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13999529
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.112903185
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 61.271667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -66.94531 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -148.23666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -1.0374985 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.879166 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.517361 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.1041665 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.88646 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.622014 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.65332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.550833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.616667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.5933228 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7608337 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.255829 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.26444 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.2716675 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.5825195 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.0 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.204166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.948334 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 654.2 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 165.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 127.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 132.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 191.8 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -54.341667 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -157.7 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.32 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.12 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 17.279999 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.72 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.76 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.28 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.98 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.16 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2360001
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.34 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.86 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 343.3847 km/day
    Wind run - month max 403.6 km/day
    Wind run - month min 297.5 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.141667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.758333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.1 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 711.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 44.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 60.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3602.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 123.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.10198039 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.9266067 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10198039 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4066.1409 m
    Water Observations From Space 8.648648 Percentage
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.7302475 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.50552535
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.7729626
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.20057793
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 75.57301 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 26.978764 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.3233097 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.80213803 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 45.49728
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 69.566635
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 18.052013
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 81.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 29.903566 Gal
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 43.92598 kgC/ha
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 6.25 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 4.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.60400003
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.888
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.92800003
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91400003
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.202
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.242
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 45.4
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.24599999
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3792.596 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 41.063614 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 91.566635 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8013275
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 16.79384 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 806.63086 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.5313244 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 6.101448
    Unreliable water retention parameters 9.090909
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 144.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.50018 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 36.416668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.122535326 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.73625 m
    Topographic roughness 14.6267 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4941171 %
    Valley bottom % 15.625 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 2.279766
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 126.71429 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 289.0 Day