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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:C6549

PreservedSpecimen of Podocerus dentatus recorded on 2004-03-21


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection code South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number C6549
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:612733
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Hughes, L
Collector Gowlett-Holmes, K.L.
Supplied as "K. L. Gowlett-Holmes"
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Marine Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2004-03-21
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Podocerus dentatus
Supplied scientific name "Podocerus dentatus (Haswell, 1879)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Podoceridae
Genus Podocerus
Species Podocerus dentatus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Latitude -43.064
Longitude 147.955
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Tasman Peninsula, Waterfall Bay, Cathedral Cave
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 2000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 147 57 18 E
Verbatim latitude 43 03 50 S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Waterfall-Fortescue
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Waterfall-Fortescue
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Waterfall-Fortescue
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Waterfall-Fortescue
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bruny
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tasman
    World Country Boundaries Australia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4886
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6825
    Endemism 0.0294783
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.035422336
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 22702.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.711743 index
    Species Richness 2925.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0851324
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.19 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 76.5331 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 54.248573 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.99786264
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0021322218
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 14.953571 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.370119 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.36499 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.713252
    Aridity index - month max 4.5844736
    Aridity index - month min 0.47713262
    Evaporation - annual mean 76.61949 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 142.1963 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.686451 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.015714286 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28285715 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.010714285 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.60242 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 86.1428 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.286354 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.286354 %
    Humidity - month min relative 80.49281 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 83.04226 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 979.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 86.44377 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.1557224
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 276.83334 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 66.49844 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 221.33333 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9797669
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 11.333333 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.02056859
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 223.16667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 101.43053 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 277.33334 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.633333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 18.333332 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 13.321428 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.8715477 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.141815 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.316667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.200714 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7833333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.75 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.45 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.683333 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48333332 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 17.38857 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.84
    Temperature - warmest month min 10.115 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 18.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 13.816667 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 7.75 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 139.13438 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.12369317 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 909.8675 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.00716 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.2675998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.58 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.969999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.81 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.86 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.92 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.0626135 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.6425 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 39.69643 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.9133333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.5357144
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.47397 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.333336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 187.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4064164 degrees
    Topographic relief 110.8307 m
    Topographic slope (%) 14.27741 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3426 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 89.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0274 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8364 NDVI