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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J42379

PreservedSpecimen of Tetraclitella purpurascens | Purple Four-plated Barnacle


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 J42379
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Collector Dobinson, H.V.
Supplied as "H V. Dobinson"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date Year: 1963, Month: 12, Day:
Supplied as year:1963  month:12 
Date precision Not Supplied


Higher classification Arthropoda;Crustacea;Maxillopoda;Thecostraca;Thoracica;Sessilia;Balanomorpha;Tetraclitoidea;Tetraclitidae;Tetraclitellinae
Scientific name Tetraclitella purpurascens
Supplied scientific name "Tetraclitella purpurascens (Wood, 1815)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Purple Four-plated Barnacle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Maxillopoda
Order Sessilia
Family Tetraclitidae
Genus Tetraclitella
Species Tetraclitella purpurascens
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Wood, 1815)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Queensland
Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Elliot Head, Bundaberg
Latitude -24.75
Longitude 152.4
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Elliot Head, Bundaberg
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2014 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2015 Burnett Mary
    NRM Regions 2017 Burnett Mary
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burnett Mary
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture is the main limit on crop growth. Growth index lowest in spring
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gladstone, Rockhampton and Bundaberg Ports Project ILUA
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BUNDABERG REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURNETT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURNETT

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8137
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0169
    Endemism 0.0057261325
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0012786719
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 48.493828 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 4.012346 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.49632862
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.89839673
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.16007203
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 154.08902 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 221.21819 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 84.46818 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.50038 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.12437 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.39067 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 75.36523 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 24.971819 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.612042
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.1001279 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.4324312 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 3.304602
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.63007
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 2.2836072
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 141.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -78.723785 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -131.03181 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -10.116364 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.711819 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.690681 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 12.481818 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.911137 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.530758 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.820923 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 12.697272 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 23.231817 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.098175 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.9054565 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.041809 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.380382 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.5309143 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.154541 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.179993 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.518183 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 23.16909 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 957.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 122.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 110.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 371.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 372.75 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -55.667965 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -117.20625 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 14.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.625 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 12.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 22.5
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.324999 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.925 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 11.55 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.55 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.25 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4875 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.145
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 315.61142 km/day
    Wind run - month max 358.74683 km/day
    Wind run - month min 267.27356 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.978879 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.118367 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.155568 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.5342913 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.7768455 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.5342913 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.265486 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.490485 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.490485 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25806975 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8091.7773 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.946836 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2.5744543 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.12 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.9699999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.9279 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.96 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.32 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.63 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.683111 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.115055434 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0768349 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.49636784
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8957632
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.16007203
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 104.090904 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 51.5253 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.4987371 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.4848446 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 44.673103
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.61869
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 14.406483
    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 226.99191 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3661315 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 100.7975 kgC/ha
    Clay % 29.779497 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 31.617647 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 25.0
    Lithology - age range 2.389625 my
    Lithology - fertility 7.2 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.1976875 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.073561825 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.3732091 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -93.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.565
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.81
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.74
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.2175
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.35
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 29.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.64
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 9114.653 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 38.37326 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 166.6196 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.04 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.5208898
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 30.62414 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1172.0684 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.052878 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.5208898
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.4666667
    Topographic wetness index 3.835472
    Unreliable water retention parameters 5.294118
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 100.5 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.22856 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 16.708334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 4.620342
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2235108 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.8390059 m
    Topographic roughness 18.44773 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.05066017 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.876811
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0312 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2175 NDVI