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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J8659

PreservedSpecimen of Notomithrax minor | small decorator crab


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 J8659
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria
Identified date 1974
Collector Poore, G.C.|Rainer, F. Sebastian
Supplied as "G C. Poore - Marine Studies Group; Sebastian F. Rainer - Marine Studies Group"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number PPBES 134
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Dataset name PPBES
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1974


Field number PPBES 134
Sampling protocol Smith-McIntyre grab
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID PPBES 134


Higher classification Arthropoda;Crustacea;Malacostraca;Eumalacostraca;Eucarida;Decapoda;Pleocyemata;Brachyura;Majidae;Majinae
Scientific name Notomithrax minor
Supplied scientific name "Notomithrax minor (Filhol, 1885)"
Taxon rank species
Common name small decorator crab
Supplied common name "Small Seaweed Crab"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Majidae
Genus Notomithrax
Species Notomithrax minor
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Filhol, 1885)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Mouth of Yarra River
Latitude -37.87
Longitude 144.92
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Mouth of Yarra River
Minimum depth in meters 10.3
Maximum depth in meters 11.3
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID PPBES 134
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    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
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    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
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.06703708
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07749693
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Occurrence Density 329.81482 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.75244 index
    Species Richness 28.518518 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4690449
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.8900922
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.18755007
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 114.57229 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 195.61667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07333333 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27666667 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 43.83847 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.986666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1785398
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.4165699 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.2996641 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.0030365
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17715494
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.0030120674
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 54.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -70.73382 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -151.22667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -5.328331 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.026667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.724722 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.25 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.285973 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.4684725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.44165 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.1666665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.928333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.5816956 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.9033508 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.565002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.817494 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.3849792 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.688324 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.6033325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.608334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.043333 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 589.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 142.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 120.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15595472
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 125.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 175.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -59.990257 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -160.55579 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.150002 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.25 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.25 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.27
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 342.88425 km/day
    Wind run - month max 402.50967 km/day
    Wind run - month min 296.8682 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.133333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.758333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.1 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.45 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 936.4396 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.0E-6 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 13.3818 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.78 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.62 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.82 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.31 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.701322 Degrees C
    Disadvantaged 1053.5806 points (mean=1000)
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.46832144
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8174302
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.18755007
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 116.79411 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 49.604305 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.4794532 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.2534387 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 42.148926
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 73.56872
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 16.879505
    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 4.9175873 Gal
    Bulk density 0.9304 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -9677.899 %
    Carbon store pre-European 48.182198 kgC/ha
    Clay % 14.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 166.66667 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 23.03 my
    Lithology - fertility 8.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 7.09338 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.8508532 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.362294 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 6.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.545
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.86
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.84
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.19
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.22
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 46.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.23
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 4172.073 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 41.34988 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 59.15076 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Pedality hydrological score 2.12
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 10.8509655 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 608.3089 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.583624 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.12
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.441845
    Unreliable water retention parameters 16.666666
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 71.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.41628 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 23.666666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.5063575 m
    Topographic roughness 1.779213 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.03387588 %
    Valley bottom % 18.75 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 4.974454
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0483 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.862 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 113.64 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 203.66667 Day