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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.156208

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1987-05-23

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.156208
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10079227; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.156208
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.156208
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Stranks, Mr. Tim N - Museum of Victoria - Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Identified date 1992-10
Collector Reid, A. Amanda|Australian Museum|Malacology
Supplied as "Reid, Dr Amanda - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Hand.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1992-10
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Collecting date 1987-05-23
Sampling protocol Hand.
Date precision Day
Event time 21:0
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1180626

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
Latitude -33.800
Longitude 151.283
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Shelley Beach
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 79290] Australia, New South Wales, Shelley Beach (33° 48' S, 151° 17' E) 23/05/1987 - 23/05/1987, Reid, Dr. Amanda - Australian Museum - Malacology(Collector), Hand., Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 151° 17' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 48' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/3/10
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    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 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Warringah
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UNINCORPORATED
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARRINGAH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARRINGAH
    PSMA Localities (2018) NORTH HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MANLY
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Built-up
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1960032.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.024879472
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.028913494
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 203238.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5377455 index
    Species Richness 5620.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.80726767
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 95.95416 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5824949
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7134757
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.850834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.7175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.97998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8973589
    Aridity index - month max 2.0691323
    Aridity index - month min 0.40115875
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.04889 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 25570.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 199.49 mm
    Evaporation - month min 63.794857 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 80.13641 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.322334 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.05147 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.071594 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.85665 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.85665 %
    Precipitation - annual 1257.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1232.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 99.34344 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.016941415
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 268.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 64.99709 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.62836576
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.58886945
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 344.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 401.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.613333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.3775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.63 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.21
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.66 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.14832 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1293.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 307.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 352.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 426.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 70.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3656.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1703.5088 m
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1904.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 99.0 %
    Runoff - average 4370.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 98.958336 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.821435 Pascals
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 132.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5064932 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -31.825647 %
    Clay % 27.208145 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 42.727272 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.3660634
    Water holding capacity 68500.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.77537 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 50.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 147.20833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 17.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2942522 degrees
    Topographic relief 51.81271 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.73223 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0058 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1515 NDVI