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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F74446

Preserved specimen of Euprymna tasmanica (Pfeffer, 1884) | Southern Bobtail Squid recorded on 1974-06-21

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 Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F74446
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F74446
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["C C. Lu"]
Collector ["The University of Melbourne Zoology Department"]
Supplied as "The University of Melbourne Zoology Department"
Sex Male | Female
Individual count 7
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
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset [Invertebrates]

Event

Occurrence date 1974-06-21
Supplied date "1974-06-21T22:30:00\1974-06-21T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY
Event time 22:30:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Sepiolida | Sepiolidae
Scientific name Euprymna tasmanica
Supplied scientific name "Euprymna tasmanica (Pfeffer, 1884)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Southern Bobtail Squid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Sepiolida
Family Sepiolidae
Genus Euprymna
Species Euprymna tasmanica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Pfeffer, 1884)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Western Port, Crib Point
Latitude -38.35
Supplied as: "-38.35"
Longitude 145.22
Supplied as: "145.22"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Western Port, Crib Point
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Gazetteer
Georeference protocol gazetteer (Aus)
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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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
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MORNINGTON PENINSULA SHIRE
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.04289715
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.054898966
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 27702.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9720716 index
    Species Richness 2068.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7286863
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.776 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.709915 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1274786
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12673464
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.076416 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.259167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.484985 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 783.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 238.33333 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 134.66667 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 136.16667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 241.16667 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.483334 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.5333333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.55 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.55 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.816666 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1333333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.083334 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.883333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 335.67715 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 17.825 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 947.40814 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.8418 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.08 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.889999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.46 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.498776 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -11680.412 %
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.43229 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.541666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.09598246 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.303335 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4203539 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0017 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 76.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.044 NDVI