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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.46370.001

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1888

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalogue Number C.46370.001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10490665; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.46370.001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.46370.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "70% ethanol";
Identified by Stranks, T. N.
Identified date 1992-11
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1992-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: emily 23/Jan/2001";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "id extracted from texpress reg db. entered by: emily 23/Jan/2001";
Collecting date 1888
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:10014471

Taxonomy

Scientific name Octopus tetricus
Supplied scientific name "Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852"
Taxon rank species
Common name Gloomy Octopus
Supplied common name "Common Sydney Octopus"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus tetricus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Gould, 1852
Accepted name usage Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Wollongong (C)
Latitude -34.483
Longitude 150.900
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Kembla
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 50184] Australia, New South Wales, Port Kembla (34° 29' 00" S, 150° 54' 00" E) 1888 - 1888, Old Collection";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 54' 0" E
Verbatim latitude 34° 29' 0" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Illawarra
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Illawarra
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WOLLONGONG COAST
    River Regions WOLLONGONG COAST
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Throsby
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wollongong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wollongong Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WOLLONGONG CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5349
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PORT KEMBLA - WARRAWONG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DAPTO - PORT KEMBLA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ILLAWARRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CUNNINGHAM
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CUNNINGHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) PORT KEMBLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 250,000 TO 999,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) WOLLONGONG
    Statistical Local Areas Wollongong (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pagr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0953
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9406
    Endemism 0.021900969
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024338448
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Occurrence Density 180777.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0865655 index
    Species Richness 3425.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.71605825
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 82.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 96.91 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 49.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6214549
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.60654277
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.8025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.589167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.610016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.87340176
    Aridity index - month max 1.9640223
    Aridity index - month min 0.43841377
    Evaporation - annual mean 136.3059 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 212.88628 mm
    Evaporation - month min 66.14106 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.21 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.6 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.29329 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.581635 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.87527 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.238304 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.53983 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.53983 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 104.769806 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.21107979
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 232.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 63.902508 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 201.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6424965
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5542344
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 375.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 153.33228 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 420.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 20.914999 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.96 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.609741 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.63 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.06
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.53 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 317.67935 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1417.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 59.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 32.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 409.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 189.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 498.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3446.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1029.765 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001161 Pascals
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 142.31297 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.2 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3259562 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -10961.329 %
    Clay % 36.62705 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 51.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.5863388
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.73363 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 170.33333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 50.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.55920976 degrees
    Topographic relief 26.40442 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.923085 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1837 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3353 NDVI