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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F139038

PreservedSpecimen of Leitoscoloplos bifurcatus | Orbiniid Worm recorded on 1995-08-31


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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F139038
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria
Identified date /03/2015
Collector Museum Victoria
Supplied as "Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number MQH-B 16
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Dataset name MQH-B
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /03/2015


Field number MQH-B 16
Collecting date 1995-08-31
Supplied date "1995-08-31T00:00:00;1995-08-31T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Date precision Day
Event ID MQH-B 16


Higher classification Annelida;Polychaeta;Scolecida;Orbiniidae
Scientific name Leitoscoloplos bifurcatus
Supplied scientific name "Leitoscoloplos bifurcatus (Hartman, 1957)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Orbiniid Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Order Scolecida
Family Orbiniidae
Genus Leitoscoloplos
Species Leitoscoloplos bifurcatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Hartman, 1957)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Tasmania
Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Macquarie Harbour
Latitude -42.3815
Longitude 145.444
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Macquarie Harbour
Minimum depth in meters 11
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID MQH-B 16
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Macquarie Harbour
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Franklin
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Estuary habitat mapping 30752 Macquarie Harbour Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST COAST COUNCIL
    PSMA Localities (2018) SOUTHWEST
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4151
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2931
    Endemism 0.0087306425
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0042987913
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 3.382716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7917595 index
    Species Richness 0.6666667 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 3.4123886
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 6.8892617
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.8110279
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 66.99948 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 114.08125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 31.188751 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06375 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.485 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04375 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 164.79666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 84.317505 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0563902
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.5900594 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.8963721 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.52504104
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.056272693
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.9019735
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 229.8225 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 97.79719 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -19.646248 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 192.73125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 18.8425 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 11.132292 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 3.61 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.585 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.328438 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.767487 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.45375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.35625 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9962463 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3262329 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.980011 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.256566 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.2999878 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.8500061 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.9024963 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.221249 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 11.24125 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2048.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 650.6667 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 346.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 350.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.333332 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 653.3333 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 108.70093 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -14.039902 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 10.966666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 5.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.766666 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 19.466667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 3.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 55.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 17.366667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 5.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.933333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.766667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.266666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.033334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.87666667
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.833333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 153.10829 km/day
    Wind run - month max 181.45255 km/day
    Wind run - month min 131.93669 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.3736334 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.25 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.4986343 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.9972682 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.9972682 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.7 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1552.5212 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5013 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.011000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 12.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.82 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.19999999 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0011 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 9.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.31 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.162605 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.8999999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -9.2390506E-4 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -0.011086861 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 104.49713 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 196.4404 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 173.15785 Gal
    Bulk density 1.385812 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 142.1518 kgC/ha
    Clay % 17.01044 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 68.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 190.90909 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 24.7 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.125 index
    Lithology - mean age 500.325 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.6992521 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.392697 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -41.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 1.0
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.98
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.99
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 0.6666667
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.99
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 10350.36 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 43.13109 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 165.7159 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.3900232
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 30.27727 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2037.6389 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.880302 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.3900232
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 7.144422
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 152.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.01168 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 36.708332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.558427 degrees
    Topographic relief 67.86313 m
    Topographic roughness 144.0545 %
    Topographic slope (%) 3.295214 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.8640326
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0014 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 9.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0937 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 98.77778 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 165.0 Day