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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.115746

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1967-04-25

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.115746
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10058363; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.115746
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.115746
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Stranks, Mr. Tim N - Museum of Victoria - Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Identified date 1979-6
Collector Aust. Mus. Party
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1979-6
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Collecting date 1967-04-25
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1181766

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
Local government area Bega Valley (A)
Latitude -37.46912
Longitude 149.97260
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality S end of Salt Lake Beach, Nadgee Fauna Reserve
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 84829] Australia, New South Wales, S end of Salt Lake Beach, Nadgee Fauna Reserve (37° 28' 09" S, 149° 58' 21" E) 25/04/1967 - 25/04/1967, Aust. Mus. Party(Collectors), Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 149° 58' 21.40" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 28' 8.87" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/12/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Nadgee
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Nadgee
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Nadgee
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Nadgee
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Nadgee to Mallacoota Inlet IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant Three practices equal
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    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 East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions East Gippsland Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 7 Subregions East Gippsland Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Eden-Monaro
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bega Valley (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bega Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BEGA VALLEY SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1044
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BEGA-EDEN HINTERLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPITAL REGION
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BEGA VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BEGA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) NADGEE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Bega Valley (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dseb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Monaro Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Low Woodland
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Heathlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7921
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1235
    Endemism 0.011991962
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013537497
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 21676.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3631506 index
    Species Richness 1535.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.84504247
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.230907 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.58697 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 47.325455 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.89355844
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.1185692
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.854242 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.730151 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.300934 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 922.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 909.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 205.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 203.75 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.75 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 211.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 254.25 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.475 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.625 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.75 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.025 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.75 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.98
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.975 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.65 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 335.22995 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 888.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 65.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 202.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 10.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 202.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 152.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 80.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 61.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 42.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2834.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 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) 1092.8715 m
    Remoteness index 8.746149
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 34.02778 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.010228 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.91904 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10361676 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.9324682 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.6032902 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 28.933937 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.11111 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7125
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9775
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.7292745
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.52438 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 84.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 148.79167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 5.0 m
    Elevation 6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.37761006 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.966561 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.255438 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3798 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 2.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6143 NDVI