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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.60068

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1936-11-01

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Malacology Collection
Catalog number C.60068
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:10032225; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.60068
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.60068
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Stranks, Mr. Tim N - Museum of Victoria - Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Identified date 1992-11
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Malacology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1992-11
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert";
Collecting date 1936-11-01
Supplied date "1936-11"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1180634

Taxonomy

Scientific name Octopus tetricus
Supplied scientific name "Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852"
Taxon rank species
Common name Gloomy Octopus
Supplied common name "Common Sydney Octopus"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus tetricus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to Gould, 1852
Accepted name usage Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Latitude -33.84749
Longitude 151.23888
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Athol Bay, at Taronga Park Zoo wharf, Sydney Harbour
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 79294] Australia, New South Wales, Athol Bay, at Taronga Park Zoo wharf, Sydney Harbour (33° 50' 51" S, 151° 14' 20" E) /11/1936 - /11/1936, Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 151° 14' 20" E
Verbatim latitude 33° 50' 51" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Land use Plantations
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Sydney
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UNINCORPORATED
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARRINGAH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARRINGAH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Vegetation
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1960032.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.110886544
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09258919
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 648.2716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6696196 index
    Species Richness 61.37037 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8013928
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.5237525
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.33871412
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 135.29703 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 208.69 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.59875 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.29375 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.584375 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.216875 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.028625 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.69717 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.49045 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 95.042816 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 50.364376 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5923323
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.6461693 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.3493603 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.4365705
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.68510324
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.43465772
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 134.03625 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -40.25422 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -138.00375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 39.509377 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.0125 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.429062 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 8.455625 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.68 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.326198 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.571869 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.363125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.20625 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.308136 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.6549988 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.941864 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.353801 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.0281067 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.9143677 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.963745 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.935 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 19.70625 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 23771.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 1174.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1248.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 377.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 33.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 274.66666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.166667 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 225.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.166666 mm
    Precipitation - spring 237.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 39.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 312.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 39.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 354.16666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.166668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 409.16666 mm
    Precipitation - winter 296.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 23.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -23.373484 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -111.941666 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.216667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 9.816667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 13.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.116667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 8.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.533333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 16.433332 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.683334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.233333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.866667 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.116667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.066667 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2483333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.683334 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.15 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.683334 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.26584 km/day
    Wind run - month max 338.28616 km/day
    Wind run - month min 283.3 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.4333334 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.866667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.1499996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.4 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1274.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 307.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 221.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 26.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 346.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 151.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 414.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 91.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 135.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3677.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 263.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 221.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 220.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.049999997 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.35999998 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4071.8555 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1931.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 98.0 %
    Runoff - average 5076.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.6499996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1914 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.26 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.96 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.089999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.74 100 x degrees C
    Social
    Disadvantaged -8215.48 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.757596
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.33871412
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 83.66336 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 20.1365 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9344582 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.06901766 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 68.18364
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 30.484268
    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 437.15005 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -2.0067644 %
    Carbon store pre-European 73.28793 kgC/ha
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Erodibility 37.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 12.5 %
    Erosivity 3893.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 15.233334 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.142857 index
    Lithology - mean age 239.69167 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.37962 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.0377355 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 52.0 nT
    Moisture - average 56.0 %
    Moisture - variability 11.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.83666664
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.38833332
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.56166667
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 22.333334
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.6066667
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 5887.854 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 40.72129 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 132.2767 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8737864
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 24.29063 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 990.8919 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.477851 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.009913
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 147.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.21802 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 323.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 118.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -4.0 m
    Elevation 90.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 2.712294
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.2293875 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.786896 m
    Topographic roughness 3.531804 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5774645 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0549 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    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
    NDVI Mean 46.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 10.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5402 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 32.555557 Day