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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F77608

Preserved specimen of Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880 | Maori Octopus recorded on 1984-08-20

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 Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F77608
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F77608
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["T N. Stranks"]
Identified date 1995
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
Field number S04/84 28
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, 8 m rectangular midwater]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name [S04/84]
Dataset [Invertebrates]
Date identified 1995

Event

Field number S04/84 28
Occurrence date 1984-08-20
Supplied date "1984-08-20T02:36:00\1984-08-20T03:06:00"
Sampling protocol ["trawl, 8 m rectangular midwater"]
Event ID S04/84 28
Dataset / Survey name [S04/84]
Date precision DAY
Event time 02:36:00\03:06:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Octopus maorum
Supplied scientific name "Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880"
Identified to rank species
Common name Maori Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus maorum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hutton, 1880
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality 20km east of Maria Island.
Latitude -42.6883
Supplied as: "-42.6883"
Longitude 148.267
Supplied as: "148.267"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 20km east of Maria Island.
Minimum depth in metres 0
Maximum depth in metres 62
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID S04/84 28

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Freycinet
    Marine
    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
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4388
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.01830089
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.077293634
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 1136.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.656552 index
    Species Richness 247.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11072.202 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 14.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.014271 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.909 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.91999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.39 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.58 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.551434 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07430365 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5016276 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.458334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -101.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.30624747 degrees