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Occurrence record: invertebrates:F31622

PreservedSpecimen of Scitala sericans | Shiny Pasture Scarab recorded on 2016-02-05

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection code Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number F31622
Occurrence ID TMAG: F031622
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by S.J. Grove
Identified date 2017
Collector Byrne, C.J.
Supplied as "C.J. Byrne"
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Dataset name Bush Blitz 2016 South West
Occurrence status present
Collection code invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017

Event

Collecting date 2016-02-05
Supplied as year:2016  month:2  day:5 
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scitala sericans
Original name usage Scitala sericans
Taxon rank species
Common name Shiny Pasture Scarab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Family Scarabaeidae
Genus Scitala
Species Scitala sericans
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 Tasmania
Locality Huon Valley (M)
Locality Weld River Regional Reserve: Glovers Bluff
Latitude -43.0362
Longitude 146.7186
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

order name Coleoptera

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Weld River
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Weld River
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    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 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUON RIVER
    River Regions HUON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Franklin
    Local Government Areas 2011 Huon Valley (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Huon Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HUON VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WILDERNESS - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS (TAS.)
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DERWENT VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) SOUTHWEST
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) 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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Huon Valley (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Msr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4983
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.564
    Endemism 0.03818867
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.040658224
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 17249.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.42571 index
    Species Richness 1777.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.3115754
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.58 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 96.28167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 58.1 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3641351
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.36266145
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 17.266666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.6766667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.970001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.9987727
    Aridity index - month max 4.651764
    Aridity index - month min 0.52070343
    Evaporation - annual mean 74.5525 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16068.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 137.9903 mm
    Evaporation - month min 22.99988 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.858635 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 79.15846 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.98697 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.9569 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.83551 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.83551 %
    Precipitation - annual 1514.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1217.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 98.72494 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.2979426
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 359.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 63.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2367185
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23584612
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 224.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 123.99001 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 401.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 52.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.6825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.3758335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.900024 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.72 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.03 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest month min 8.86 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 142.69241 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 356.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 128.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 377.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2973.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 82.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2863564 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22774.365 m
    Remoteness index 3.9180264
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7179.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 14.0 %
    Runoff - average 8407.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 106.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4423554 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1726224 %
    Clay % 27.805096 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 166.66667 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.93
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.1622589
    Water holding capacity 43250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.90453 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 38.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 462.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 157.0 m
    Elevation 92.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.8707263 degrees
    Topographic relief 182.6497 m
    Topographic slope (%) 10.26942 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3521 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 49.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 19.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 81.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0625 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 79.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 12.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8102 NDVI