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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A10890

Preserved specimen of Melanotaenia inornata Castelnau, 1875 | Checqered rainbowfish recorded on 1974-10-12

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 Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A10890
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A10890
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Peter Unmack
Identified date 1992
Collector Lewis, Ron
Supplied as "Ron Lewis"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 3
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol seine
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 1992

Event

Occurrence date 1974-10-12
Supplied date "1974-10-12T00:00:00\1974-10-12T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol seine
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Atheriniformes | Melanotaeniidae
Scientific name Melanotaenia inornata
Supplied scientific name "Melanotaenia inornata (Castelnau, 1875)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Checqered rainbowfish
Supplied common name "Eastern Rainbowfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Atheriniformes
Family Melanotaeniidae
Genus Melanotaenia
Species Melanotaenia inornata
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship Castelnau, 1875
Supplied as (Castelnau, 1875)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Northern Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Flying Fox Creek
Latitude -12.77
Supplied as: "-12.77"
Longitude 132.35
Supplied as: "132.35"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Flying Fox Creek
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Kakadu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Kakadu National Park
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Kakadu
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kakadu Savanna IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    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 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WILDMAN RIVER
    River Regions WILDMAN RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated South Alligator
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 206
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 485
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALLIGATOR
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - JABIRU
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KAKADU - MARRAKAI - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) KAKADU
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) KAKADU WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Pine Creek Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Woodland
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4132
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5852
    Endemism 0.010127078
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01031537
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1192.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7454925 index
    Species Richness 453.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5971232
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 108.894165 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3827573
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.6002606
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.074165 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.928333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.100006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6667019
    Aridity index - month max 2.0973148
    Aridity index - month min 0.005253826
    Evaporation - annual mean 181.45999 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 30261.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 237.5 mm
    Evaporation - month min 139.70244 mm
    Evaporation - variability 9.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.65648 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.34203 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.835 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.54701 %
    Humidity - month min relative 51.132275 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.132275 %
    Precipitation - annual 1299.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1419.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 108.9209 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 12.075815
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5045593
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.97604793
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 397.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 297.05075 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 81.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 942.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 10.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.28 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 28.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 21.3375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 16.21 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.42 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.68
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.18 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 94.78276 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1415.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 106.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 394.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 324.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 919.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1958.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 369.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.044721358 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4669047 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.044721358 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 51066.883 m
    Remoteness index 9.991153
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 1.0 years
    Fire frequency 4.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1152.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 71.0 %
    Runoff - average 4033.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 21.0 %
    Bulk density 1.358469 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.32262588 %
    Clay % 30.46124 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water holding capacity 32000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.11533 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 70.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 21.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 20.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5031153 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.095176 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5029487 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3276 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 49.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0037 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6696 NDVI