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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J8000

Preserved specimen of Leptomithrax gaimardii (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) | Great Spider Crab recorded on 1959-08-09

Dataset

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 Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number J8000
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:J8000
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["D J. Griffin"]
Identified date 1967
Collector ["Fisheries and Wildlife Department","National Museum of Victoria"]
Supplied as "Fisheries and Wildlife Department | National Museum of Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number PPS 109
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [scuba]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name [Port Phillip Survey 1957-1963]
Dataset [Invertebrates]
Date identified 1967

Event

Field Number PPS 109
Occurrence date 1959-08-09
Supplied date "1959-08-09T00:00:00\1959-08-09T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["scuba"]
Event ID PPS 109
Dataset / Survey name [Port Phillip Survey 1957-1963]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Eucarida | Decapoda | Pleocyemata | Brachyura | Majidae | Majinae
Scientific name Leptomithrax gaimardii
Supplied scientific name "Leptomithrax gaimardii (Milne Edwards, 1834)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Great Spider Crab
Supplied common name "Giant Spider Crab"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Majidae
Genus Leptomithrax
Species Leptomithrax gaimardii
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)
Supplied as (Milne Edwards, 1834)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Port Phillip Bay, off St Leonards, Bellarine Peninsula
Latitude -38.1733
Supplied as: "-38.1733"
Longitude 144.73
Supplied as: "144.73"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay, off St Leonards, Bellarine Peninsula
Minimum depth in metres 4.5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID PPS 109

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    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
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Marine
    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)
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.028506024
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034384813
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 11742.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.805984 index
    Species Richness 1458.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.48820794
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.8625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 45.15333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.84 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1815236
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.18012941
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.889791 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.177083 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.125 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 602.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 167.33333 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 113.333336 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 116.333336 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.666667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 179.66667 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.766666 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.1666665 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.433333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.466666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46666667 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1233333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.333332 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 324.84265 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10083.943 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.03 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 12.2191 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.93 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.6 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.35 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.81 100 x degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.16271342 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.7836689 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 73.65066
    Bulk density 1.1462069 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.9827585 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.57666665
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9066667
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.3793104
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.33189 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 35.083332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1242194 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.786642 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4523176 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0022 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0857 NDVI