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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F160320

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1998-04-29

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F160320
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F160320
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Collector Norman, D. Mark|Museums Victoria|Finn, J.
Supplied as "Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria | J Finn"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol hand net
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1998-04-29
Supplied date "1998-04-29T11:45:00\1998-04-29T12:45:00"
Sampling protocol hand net
Date precision Day
Event time 11:45:00\12:45:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
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 issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Gould, 1852
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Esperance Tanker Jetty
Latitude -33.8686
Longitude 121.904
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Esperance Tanker Jetty
Minimum depth in metres 10
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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    Representative Record
    Record UUID 86cda0d6-5ace-419b-82db-d51c9fc4c93f
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852
    Coordinates -33.8686,121.904
    Collector [Museum Victoria|Finn, J.]
    Year 1998
    Month 04
    Day 29
    Related records
    Record UUID be5ac2dd-1460-49fc-8237-32886688f2c3
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852
    Coordinates -33.8686,121.904
    Collector [Museum Victoria|Finn, J.]
    Year 1998
    Month 04
    Day 29
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Recherche Archipelago
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Coast Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions WA South Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ESPERANCE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Wards (2018) RURAL WARD

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.1886
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1647
    Endemism 0.024491085
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.026566705
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 6163.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7288346 index
    Species Richness 1164.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.4808612
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.814445 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 47.266666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.704445 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9855313
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.014570003
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.773705 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.55 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.477783 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 619.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 269.33334 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 68.333336 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 54.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 75.666664 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.666666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 271.33334 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.633333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.5666666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.833333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.133333 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.933332 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5466667 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0533333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.166668 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.033334 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 353.4264 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.049999997 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12369317 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.049999997 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3720.098 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 94.50549 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.249645 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.45999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0699997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.3064 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.020000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.94 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.829998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.949999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.32999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.98 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.94916 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Bulk density 1.181371 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 4.294355 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.94
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.298387
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.11443 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 98.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.25089043 degrees
    Topographic relief 7.76545 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.491305 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0163 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1637 NDVI