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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A7697

Preserved specimen of Melanotaenia inornata Castelnau, 1875 | Checqered rainbowfish recorded on 1975-05-07

Dataset

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 Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A7697
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A7697
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tarmo A. Raadik - Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research
Identified date 1989
Collector Pollard, A. David
Supplied as "David A. Pollard"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 1989

Event

Occurrence date 1975-05-07
Supplied date "1975-05-07T00:00:00\1975-05-07T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Atheriniformes | Melanotaeniidae
Scientific name Melanotaenia inornata
Supplied scientific name "Melanotaenia inornata (Castelnau, 1875)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Checqered rainbowfish
Supplied common name "Eastern Rainbowfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Melanotaeniidae
Genus Melanotaenia
Species Melanotaenia inornata
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship Castelnau, 1875
Supplied as (Castelnau, 1875)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Northern Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Scott Creek
Latitude -14.83
Supplied as: "-14.83"
Longitude 131.83
Supplied as: "131.83"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Scott Creek
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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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
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    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 Daly Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Regions Daly Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Daly Basin
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Kimberly Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    River Regions DALY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    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 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Victoria
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 229
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 375
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KATHERINE
    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) VICTORIA RIVER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TIMBER CREEK - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KATHERINE
    PSMA Localities (2018) DELAMERE
    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) STUART
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) STUART
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) TIMBER CREEK WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Victoria-Daly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Daly River Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Daly Basin
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tropical eucalypt woodlands/grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6924
    Endemism 0.00479886
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0049140803
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 639.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0712953 index
    Species Richness 101.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.38554758
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 167.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 75.1475 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.2 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58925384
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.690322
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.630833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.940834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.089996 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.40515107
    Aridity index - month max 1.4295168
    Aridity index - month min 0.00491739
    Evaporation - annual mean 199.47667 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18813.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 267.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 151.1 mm
    Evaporation - variability 10.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.41648 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 50.8928 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.049866 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 64.12858 %
    Humidity - month min relative 41.473087 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 41.473087 %
    Precipitation - annual 877.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 967.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 73.166664 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 18.952381
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6348315
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 118.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5701754
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 294.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 217.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 61.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 674.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.851665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.473333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 12.29 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.04
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.78 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 106.06205 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 950.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 111.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 267.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 237.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 631.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 228.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 57.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3159.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 309.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 292.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.870962 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 168615.97 m
    Remoteness index 12.493477
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 5.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 886.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 79.0 %
    Runoff - average 4372.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.47 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4102 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.2954962 %
    Clay % 29.67 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 49.090908 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.1
    Water holding capacity 54000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.30474 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 319.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 95.0 m
    Elevation 91.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.09967894 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.486061 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2618655 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2122 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 24.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0062 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 51.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7233 NDVI