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Occurrence record: invertebrates:F53858

PreservedSpecimen of Mecyclothorax (Mecyclothorax) ambiguus recorded on 2012-01-08

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 F53858
Occurrence ID TMAG: F053858
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by determiner not recorded
Collector Fountain-Jones, N.M.
Supplied as "N.M. Fountain-Jones"
Individual count 1
Life stage adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Pitfall trap
Dataset name Tasmanian Forest Insect Collection
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2012-01-08
Supplied as year:2012  month:1  day:8 
Sampling protocol Pitfall trap
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Mecyclothorax (Mecyclothorax) ambiguus
Supplied scientific name "Mecyclothorax ambiguus"
Original name Mecyclothorax ambiguus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Family Carabidae
Genus Mecyclothorax
Species Mecyclothorax ambiguus
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 Huon Valley (M)
Locality Southern Forests: Oigles Road: forestry coupe KD009J
Latitude -43.1799
Longitude 146.8654
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) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia South-east Tasmania IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    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 NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Southern Ranges
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Ranges
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Tall eucalypt forest (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUON RIVER
    River Regions HUON 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 Franklin
    Local Government Areas 2011 Huon Valley (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Huon Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HUON VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1492
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GEEVESTON - DOVER
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) HUON - BRUNY ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HUON VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HUONVILLE - SOUTH CAPE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) GEEVESTON
    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) FRANKLIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Huon Valley (M)
    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 Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Tall Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus (+/- tall) open forest with a dense broad-leaved and/or tree-fern understorey (wet sclerophyll)
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus tall open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4983
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.564
    Endemism 0.031028986
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034032337
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 21551.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.195655 index
    Species Richness 1710.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2643297
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 91.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 58.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.3568935
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.35536197
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.585 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.68 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.820007 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 2.196506
    Aridity index - month max 5.2109084
    Aridity index - month min 0.5464394
    Evaporation - annual mean 71.844406 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15503.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 133.09596 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.480461 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 87.32524 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.959885 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.71817 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.67529 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.14651 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.14651 %
    Precipitation - annual 1311.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1156.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 103.47018 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.298123
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 337.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 63.648014 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 210.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2583268
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.25741172
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 219.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 131.19539 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 371.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 52.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 14.991667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 5.324167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.881744 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 1.84 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 20.07 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.04
    Temperature - warmest month min 8.68 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.70561 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1241.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 370.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 207.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 141.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 395.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 34.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 71.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2831.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 76.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1104536 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) 11703.035 m
    Remoteness index 3.5218494
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 6483.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 19.0 %
    Runoff - average 5741.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 1.6129032 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 55.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 0.97 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4423554 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.7135463 %
    Clay % 27.805096 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 166.66667 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.94
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 2.1622589
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.925 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 71.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 490.79166 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 183.0 m
    Elevation 178.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.533335 degrees
    Topographic relief 89.15265 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.334834 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5237 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 90.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0645 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 5.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 87.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 13.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8991 NDVI