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Occurrence record: invertebrates:F16475

PreservedSpecimen of Scitala sericans | Shiny Pasture Scarab recorded on 1979-01-23

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F16475
Occurrence ID TMAG: F016475
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by L.G. Forster
Identified date 2016
Collector Elliott, H.J.
Supplied as "H.J. Elliott"
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Dataset name Tasmanian Forest Insect Collection
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016

Event

Collecting date 1979-01-23
Supplied as year:1979  month:1  day:23 
Sampling protocol MV light trap
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Scitala sericans
Original name Scitala sericans
Taxon rank species
Common name Shiny Pasture Scarab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Family Scarabaeidae
Genus Scitala
Species Scitala sericans
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 Tasmania
Local government area Northern Midlands (M)
Locality Lake Leake: Mount Connection forestry coupe MC033B
Latitude -42.0977
Longitude 147.814
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

order name Coleoptera

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TAMAR RIVER
    River Regions TAMAR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Northern Midlands (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Northern Midlands - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NORTHERN MIDLANDS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN MIDLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAMPBELL TOWN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE LEAKE
    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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PROSSER
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Midlands (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Jdtm
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6966
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.564
    Endemism 0.015912551
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01691006
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3888.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9879603 index
    Species Richness 869.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.771585
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 35.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.1175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.73 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0950817
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.09443572
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 15.18 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 5.340833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.26001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0492518
    Aridity index - month max 2.7807484
    Aridity index - month min 0.2731875
    Evaporation - annual mean 78.70737 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14233.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 150.08008 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.548859 mm
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.17 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.75493 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.10088 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.587746 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.99282 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.86427 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.86427 %
    Precipitation - annual 825.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 681.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 53.532234 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.12880395
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 187.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 39.444553 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.009796
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.00973601
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 155.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 61.921955 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 191.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 13.835834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.1483335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.8078 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.59 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 19.48 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.16
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.96 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 6.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 145.09583 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 819.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 154.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 16.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 154.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 83.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 236.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 92.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 7.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 51.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3190.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 196.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 51.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2441311 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10784.9795 m
    Remoteness index 7.6094093
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2081.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 71.0 %
    Runoff - average 508.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 40.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.03 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 31.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6425 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.6860383 %
    Clay % 39.69643 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.78
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.5357144
    Water holding capacity 47000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.48113 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 85.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 280.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 579.0 m
    Elevation 536.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.5992408 degrees
    Topographic relief 63.13013 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.602246 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.364 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 75.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 74.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0612 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 75.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7757 NDVI