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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J21141

PreservedSpecimen of Nuuanu merringannee | amphipod recorded on 1974-01-10


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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number J21141
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Collector Coleman, N. Noel|Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)
Supplied as "Noel Coleman - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number WBES 1716
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Dataset name WBES
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Field number WBES 1716
Collecting date 1974-01-10
Supplied date "1974-01-10T00:00:00;1974-01-10T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Date precision Day
Event ID WBES 1716


Higher classification Arthropoda;Crustacea;Malacostraca;Eumalacostraca;Peracarida;Amphipoda;Gammaridea;Melitidae
Scientific name Nuuanu merringannee
Supplied scientific name "Nuuanu merringannee (Barnard, 1974)"
Taxon rank species
Common name amphipod
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Nuuanuidae
Supplied as "Melitidae"
Genus Nuuanu
Species Nuuanu merringannee
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Barnard, 1974)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Western Port
Latitude -38.4242
Longitude 145.341
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Western Port
Minimum depth in meters 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID WBES 1716
Biome Marine

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Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Directory of Important Wetlands Western Port
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Western Port IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 22467.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 0.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Sheep numbers 3146.0 dse
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.03892177
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004204246
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 65.28395 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0310004 index
    Species Richness 7.839506 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7522493
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.5814092
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2184502
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 101.925415 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 172.365 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.496666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41166666 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 59.449028 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.321667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1035343
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.41559678 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.5097419 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.61196357
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10294748
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.6292712
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 75.111664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -42.47639 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -126.19667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 27.614998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.736668 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.090834 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.6516666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.010834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.842222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.950012 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.1066666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.26 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.1833496 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5466614 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.13501 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.168617 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.16333 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.2783203 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.153351 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.056667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.921667 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 785.5 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 51.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 238.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 135.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 72.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 148.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 45.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 136.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 245.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 79.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -32.69573 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -144.12773 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.3500004 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.55 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 11.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.35 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.13
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.58862 km/day
    Wind run - month max 222.90277 km/day
    Wind run - month min 170.47775 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 4.100309 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.9747682 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 4.15 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 3.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 2.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 2.5 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.10198039 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.10198039 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4115.609 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 6.8
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.429999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 14.1349 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.61 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.45 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.88 100 x degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.67767125
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2184502
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 88.823135 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 25.070723 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.8343835 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.0069660107 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 60.99041
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 19.660519
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 131.832 Gal
    Bulk density 1.659091 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 153.9187 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.56818 %
    Erodibility 52.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 790.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 30.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 158.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.725
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.215
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.285
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 41.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.305
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 13231.42 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 70.73663 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 105.474 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.3181818
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 19.43913 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1919.3226 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 13.03694 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.3181818
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.47416
    Unreliable water retention parameters 66.666664
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 60.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.97013 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 150.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 21.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 2.734038
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.7132326 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.79783 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.147903 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.7273403
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 220.42857 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 169.22858 Day