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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:P21681.001

PreservedSpecimen of Pseudocaranx georgianus | Araara recorded on 1971-12-08

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Fish Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number P21681.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Smith-Vaniz, W.
Identified date 2006
Collector Fisheries Department
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2006

Event

Collecting date 1971-12-08
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 08/12/1971

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pseudocaranx georgianus
Taxon rank species
Common name Araara
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Carangidae
Genus Pseudocaranx
Species Pseudocaranx georgianus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Local government area Esperance (S)
Habitat Brackish
Latitude -33.81667
Longitude 121.15
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 121°09`E
Verbatim latitude 33°49`S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Stokes
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Stokes
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Stokes
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Stokes
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Coast Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Esperance Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Recherche
    IBRA 7 Regions Esperance Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Recherche
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Esperance Mallee
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Mallee (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ESPERANCE COAST
    River Regions ESPERANCE COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Esperance (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Esperance
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ESPERANCE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes The Esperance Nyungars
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) The Esperance Nyungars WCD2014/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 17
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 622
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ESPERANCE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ESPERANCE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ESPERANCE - RAVENSTHORPE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ESPERANCE - RAVENSTHORPE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) KALGOORLIE
    PSMA Localities (2018) COOMALBIDGUP
    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 (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RURAL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Esperance (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Fraser Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Albany Esperance Sandplain
    Vegetation
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9738067.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8345
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3954
    Endemism 0.009305125
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.009514029
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1595.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4932656 index
    Species Richness 504.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.38726127
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 75.71 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.203335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 18.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0521319
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.05169365
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.7925 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.3325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.23999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.42205265
    Aridity index - month max 1.020437
    Aridity index - month min 0.064061135
    Evaporation - annual mean 153.97983 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13991.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 266.0219 mm
    Evaporation - month min 67.21589 mm
    Evaporation - variability 13.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.26 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 79.79061 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 71.686516 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.78674 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.868965 %
    Humidity - month min relative 67.16791 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 67.16791 %
    Precipitation - annual 538.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 545.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 44.732544 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.1950618
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 17.041666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0296824
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 44.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 70.9906 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 216.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.201666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.785833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.505096 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.96 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.55 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.12
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.12 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 348.44214 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 561.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 224.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 47.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 68.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 224.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 109.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3198.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 212.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.04472136 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2024.363 m
    Remoteness index 12.32735
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 357.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 139.0 %
    Runoff - average 19.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.5181347 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 76.70623
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 58.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 4.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3719544 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 11.797942 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 186.09056 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.82
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8694017
    Water holding capacity 22100.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 78.6631
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.82468 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 127.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 75.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 4.0 m
    Elevation 6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.84007883 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.722936 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2428857 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2305 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0233 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5025 NDVI