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Occurrence record: Mollusc:P008348

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1996-02-19

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Mollusc"
Catalogue Number P008348
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mollusc:P008348
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by M.D. Norman
Identified date 1996
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1996

Event

Collecting date 1996-02-19
Supplied as year:1996  month:2  day:19 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Octopus tetricus
Taxon rank species
Common name Gloomy 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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Coffs Harbour (C)
Locality rocks at northern end of Diggers Beach, north of Coffs Harbour, northern New South Wales, Australia.
Latitude -30.3
Longitude 153.1333333333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Cephalopoda
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Solitary Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Solitary Islands
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Jaliigirr GER Jaliigirr
    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
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Coffs Coast & Escarpment
    IBRA 7 Regions NSW North Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coffs Coast and Escarpment
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BELLINGER RIVER
    River Regions BELLINGER RIVER
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 2310 Coffs Harbour Creek Saltmarsh/Saltflat
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    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 Cowper
    Local Government Areas 2011 Coffs Harbour (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Coffs Harbour - Pt A
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COFFS HARBOUR CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North Coast
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 102
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5553
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - GRAFTON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) COWPER
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) COWPER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) COFFS HARBOUR - NAMBUCCA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NSW CENTRAL AND NORTH COAST
    PSMA Localities (2018) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COFFS HARBOUR
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) COFFS HARBOUR
    Statistical Local Areas Coffs Harbour (C) - Pt A
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Clarence Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.02512 t/ha
    Potassium 0.166667 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8637
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0469
    Endemism 0.025845252
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03098419
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 22.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 97630.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.8780842 index
    Species Richness 3384.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.90060216
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 79.79 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 126.04833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 35.32 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4443001
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.245873
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.858334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.5725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.180023 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0363381
    Aridity index - month max 1.7692165
    Aridity index - month min 0.45094204
    Evaporation - annual mean 141.00905 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 27604.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.5042 mm
    Evaporation - month min 75.84347 mm
    Evaporation - variability 7.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.32 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.68 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.41159 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.53119 %
    Humidity - month max relative 86.22058 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.63908 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.91228 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.91228 %
    Precipitation - annual 1688.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1602.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 135.41092 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.41278622
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 215.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 64.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 168.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4750555
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.1008011
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 540.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 228.38179 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 628.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.054167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.3116665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.509735 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.52 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.85 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 306.90036 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1697.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 270.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 205.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 547.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 244.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 651.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 146.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3597.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.049999997 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1103.9939 m
    Remoteness index 1.89
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2543.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 83.0 %
    Runoff - average 10762.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 1.7467248 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 220.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 72.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1403704 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9556.057 %
    Clay % 6.537037 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 190.90909 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.85
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.3037037
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.26756 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 152.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 224.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 10.0 m
    Elevation 14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4792636 degrees
    Topographic relief 20.1412 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.224791 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3384 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 25.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 75.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6511 NDVI