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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 wellformed

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
    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

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0075665666
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008554193
    Occurrence Density 4.851852 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.3321791 index
    Species Richness 1.7037038 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5933743
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.8928474
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 196.48291 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 250.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 147.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.55109 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.761086 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.91792 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 100.62334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.13699174
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 4.692172 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -3.6168818 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 260.94278
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -6.1802845
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 194.466
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 306.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -95.85958 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -243.45 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 138.23001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.9 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.503334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 18.01 MJ/m2/day
    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
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 22.47 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 28.81 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.6799927 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3999939 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.600006 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.587494 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -1.4400024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.5500183 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.9400024 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.0 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.67 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 (log) seasonality index 0.3750423
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.918396 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.82251
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 6.8575134
    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 - max difference between successive months 4.1456475 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.701075 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 94.28251
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.3936153
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -4.518987
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.9846306
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 83.29536
    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
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -71.45608 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -220.25856 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 150.46869 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 19.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 26.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 17.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.375 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.3 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 - coolest month max 27.68 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 - max absolute mean max 37.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.7099915 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.5200195 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.720001 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 17.794147 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.864161 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 11.963485 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -1.5999756 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.7600098 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.169983 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.73 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 35.09155 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
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.50080025 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.62891084 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.7975321 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.7975321 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.2778604 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.37531018 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 132.7533 km/day
    Wind run - month max 161.28618 km/day
    Wind run - month min 100.509605 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.2991114 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.300202 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.643203 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1432033 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.1432033 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1432033 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.6 m/s
    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
    Age 22.6 years
    Age - prime group 30.0 Count
    Disadvantaged 672.035 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 3.3 %
    Education - vocational training 7.4 %
    Employment 1.7 %
    Home ownership 8.5 %
    Income - high 36.0 %
    Income - low 6.7 %
    Internet 19.5 %
    Population - change 8.9 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.7 %
    Work force - older 13.5 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.46720272
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 73.26755 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 9.529088 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9737349 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 42.04824
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 17.542501 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 133.66699 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    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 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 468.3203 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3728074 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 6.199662 %
    Carbon store pre-European 38.48196 kgC/ha
    Clay % 32.269466 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.49940383
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 100.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 74.7 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 103.175 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.0135746 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8733206 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 21.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.03
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 90.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.5
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3347.444 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 27.52373 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 71.3858 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 13.01775 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 626.48975 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 5.019163 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.227171
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 68.751114 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 12.552988 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 182.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.8945068 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 44.946342
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.0
    Water surplus - annual mean 25.335798 mm
    Water surplus - month max 146.34125 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.97964 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 12.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.7404499
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23455414 degrees
    Topographic relief 23.82472 m
    Topographic roughness 36.02349 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.228422 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    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