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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F15162

Preserved specimen of Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880 | Maori Octopus

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 F15162
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F15162
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 70%
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset [Invertebrates]

Event

Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Octopus maorum
Supplied scientific name "Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880"
Identified to rank species
Common name Maori Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus maorum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hutton, 1880
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Port Welshpool
Latitude -38.67
Supplied as: "-38.67"
Longitude 146.45
Supplied as: "146.45"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Welshpool
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Gazetteer
Georeference protocol gazetteer (Aus)
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    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 No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    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) Residential rangelands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH GIPPSLAND
    River Regions SOUTH GIPPSLAND
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mcmillan
    Local Government Areas 2011 South Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated South Gippsland - East
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SOUTH GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 582
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FOSTER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MCMILLAN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MONASH
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH GIPPSLAND - BASS COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTH GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) WELSHPOOL
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) COASTAL-PROMONTORY WARD
    Statistical Local Areas South Gippsland (S) - East
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gippsland Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gippsland Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Other forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -2.6001232 t/ha
    Potassium -2.5642467 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.538
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9692
    Endemism 0.0061616097
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.006701412
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2752.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7524233 index
    Species Richness 643.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.80600786
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 61.594166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1292667
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12855898
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.965 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.171667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.25 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.98420846
    Aridity index - month max 2.1467392
    Aridity index - month min 0.30490372
    Evaporation - annual mean 98.49994 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16556.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 177.10509 mm
    Evaporation - month min 36.8 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.04901 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 79.4258 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.202065 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.54108 %
    Humidity - month min relative 73.295395 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.295395 %
    Precipitation - annual 1005.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 821.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 72.43544 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.1714119
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 230.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 155.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1261683
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.1255814
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 155.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 241.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.154167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.5616665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.800018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.81 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.81 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.56 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 243.71033 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.491667 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 877.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 252.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 42.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 19.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 157.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 90.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 256.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 136.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 94.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3205.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 235.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03162277 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1264911 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2017.4943 m
    Remoteness index 2.7917242
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3216.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 46.0 %
    Runoff - average 808.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.49751243 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 8.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6395556 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -0.5793328 %
    Clay % 35.005554 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 35.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0822222
    Water holding capacity 64000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.36292 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 154.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 182.83333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 15.0 m
    Elevation 18.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.45645735 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.233855 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3598291 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5655 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 77.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 71.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0673 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 74.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 18.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.774 NDVI