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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A17278

PreservedSpecimen of Stigmatopora nigra | Widebody Pipefish recorded on 1996-02-21


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 Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A17278
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria
Identified date 1996
Collector Bardsley, M. Tania|Museum Victoria|Ickeringill, R. Robyn|Museum Victoria
Supplied as "Tania M. Bardsley - Museum Victoria; Robyn Ickeringill - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 56
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
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Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number MFG 192
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol seine, 5m
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1996


Field number MFG 192
Collecting date 1996-02-21
Supplied date "1996-02-21T11:30:00;1996-02-21T12:30:00"
Sampling protocol seine, 5m
Date precision Day
Event time 11:30:00;12:30:00
Event ID MFG 192


Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Syngnathiformes;Syngnathidae
Scientific name Stigmatopora nigra
Supplied scientific name "Stigmatopora nigra Kaup, 1856"
Taxon rank species
Common name Widebody Pipefish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Syngnathiformes
Family Syngnathidae
Genus Stigmatopora
Species Stigmatopora nigra
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Kaup, 1856
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Port Phillip Bay, off breakwater at St Kilda Marina carpark
Latitude -37.8783
Longitude 144.973
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay, off breakwater at St Kilda Marina carpark
Minimum depth in meters 1
Maximum depth in meters 1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    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
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Land cover Built-up
    Vegetation types - native Other forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    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
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 344.1605 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.75244 index
    Species Richness 21.333334 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.50245476
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.9560395
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.19850385
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 114.659996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 194.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.59 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.621765 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.0231 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 63.047787 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 47.017498 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 33.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1534629
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.47400007 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.2857893 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.96295744
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.15236251
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.03817494
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 58.05 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -67.6425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -148.67 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -2.1800003 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.93 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.616667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.18 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.2375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.536667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.289978 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.33 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.87 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.600006 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.8399963 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.609985 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.700829 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.369995 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.649994 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.420013 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 27.62 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.01 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 15126.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 629.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 155.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 126.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 186.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13332003
    Precipitation - summer 151.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 158.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -56.35134 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -157.89938 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 19.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.26
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 343.1653 km/day
    Wind run - month max 402.7943 km/day
    Wind run - month min 297.30048 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.141667 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) 0.02 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.5762812 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1333.0703 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 0.0
    Drainage - average 340.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 167.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.099999994 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 14.711599 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.91999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.37 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.47 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.767543 Degrees C
    Disadvantaged 1089.0514 points (mean=1000)
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.49078444
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.7514582
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.19850385
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 75.428604 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 26.820839 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.3331579 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.84171736 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 44.170597
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 67.63123
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 17.865347
    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 3.530588 Gal
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.42003006 %
    Carbon store pre-European 41.16383 kgC/ha
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 786.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 34.762665 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.642857 index
    Lithology - mean age 86.65217 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.2319658 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.1855836 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 22.0 nT
    Moisture - average 49.0 %
    Moisture - variability 9.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.58
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.86
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.9
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.89
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.2
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.24
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 45.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.24
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 3560.376 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 40.90672 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 88.58327 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8013275
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 16.24904 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 794.8262 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.503617 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 7.855015
    Unreliable water retention parameters 9.090909
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 144.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.38278 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 247.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.708334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11571303 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.356607 m
    Topographic roughness 66.10929 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5756336 %
    Valley bottom % 50.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.795563
    NDVI Mean 8.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 149.26666 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 280.74194 Day