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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:P4242.001

PreservedSpecimen of Haletta semifasciata | grass whiting

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Fish Collection
Catalog number P4242.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Mees, G.F.
Identified date 1958
Collector Submariners, N. Neptune
Supplied as "Neptune Submariners"
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1958

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Haletta semifasciata
Taxon rank species
Common name grass whiting
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
Supplied as "Odacidae"
Genus Haletta
Species Haletta semifasciata
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 Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Habitat Marine
Latitude -31
Longitude 115.31667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Lancelin Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 115°19`E
Verbatim latitude 31°00`S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Direction Bank
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Agricultural Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central West Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6895
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6145
    Endemism 0.014149536
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014386898
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 612.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.514507 index
    Species Richness 206.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.51899743
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 72.18 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 48.3875 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 5.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.80408406
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.24119122
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.255833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.509167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.630005 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 615.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 327.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 29.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 30.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 349.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.21
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 338.588 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 631.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 280.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 27.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 135.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 361.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 201.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3381.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 296.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.20615527 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.46572524 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.20615527 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1446.0441 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.437729 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.16 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.46
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 0.6 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.8
    Water holding capacity 57620.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.72496 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 103.708336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2307336 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.176991 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.0 %