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Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q006133

PreservedSpecimen of Colochirus quadrangularis recorded on 1988-09-08

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Echinoderm Collection
Catalog number Q006133
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q006133
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by L. Vail
Identified date 1989
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Echinoderm
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1989

Event

Collecting date 1988-09-08
Supplied as year:1988  month:09  day:8 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Colochirus quadrangularis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Dendrochirotida
Family Cucumariidae
Genus Colochirus
Species Colochirus quadrangularis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality West Arnhem (S)
Locality Mission Bay, Croker Island
Latitude -11.1833333333333
Longitude 132.59
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Holothuroidea
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tiwi-Cobourg P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cobourg
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST ALLIGATOR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Arnhem
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1746
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1963
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTH-WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBOURG PENINSULA - DEMED HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) BARRAH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.00893006
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012369966
    Occurrence Density 3209.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6021156 index
    Species Richness 710.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5933743
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 100.62334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13699174
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.1802845
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.505833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.918333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 11.529999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6739741
    Aridity index - month max 1.9398581
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 180.76833 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 232.44041 mm
    Evaporation - month min 140.73195 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.88722 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.78558 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.73355 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.69236 %
    Humidity - month min relative 75.06801 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.06801 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1301.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.918396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.82251
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.1777937
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.518987
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 417.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 318.34024 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 854.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.249166 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 23.385 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.765991 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 11.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.73 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.48
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 132.7533 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1340.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 109.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 260.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 316.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 907.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 139.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 61.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1398.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.21633308 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2766.4224 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.2569 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 173.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.37 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3728074 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 6.199662 %
    Clay % 32.269466 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.97964 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 12.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23455414 degrees
    Topographic relief 23.82472 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.228422 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3495 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 43.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 9.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0079 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6555 NDVI