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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.40051

PreservedSpecimen of Cercartetus nanus | Eastern Pygmy-possum recorded on 1974-11-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalogue Number M.40051
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1269667; urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.40051
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Mammalogy:M.40051
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Anstis, M. Marion
Supplied as "Anstis, Marion"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
State conservation New South Wales: Vulnerable
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1974-11-01
Supplied date "1974-11"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1110866

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cercartetus nanus
Supplied scientific name "Cercartetus nanus (Desmarest, 1818)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eastern Pygmy-possum
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Family Burramyidae
Genus Cercartetus
Species Cercartetus nanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Desmarest, 1818)
Accepted name usage Cercartetus nanus (Desmarest, 1818)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Wollongong (C)
Latitude -34.17691
Longitude 150.99469
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Helensburg
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Australia, New South Wales, Helensburg (34° 10' 37" S, 150° 59' 41" E) /11/1974 - /11/1974, Anstis, Marion(Collector), Ehmann, H(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 59' 40.92" E
Verbatim latitude 34° 10' 36.90" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/12/9
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Sydney Cataract
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sydney Cataract
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WOLLONGONG COAST
    River Regions WOLLONGONG COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Cunningham
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wollongong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wollongong Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WOLLONGONG CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 5349
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HELENSBURGH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ILLAWARRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CUNNINGHAM
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CUNNINGHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) HELENSBURGH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) HELENSBURGH
    Statistical Local Areas Wollongong (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Phylloxera Infection Zone - Sydney, New South Wales Sydney Phylloxera Zone
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rshw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1960032.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0953
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.9406
    Endemism 0.01625052
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016620157
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 38589.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7336335 index
    Species Richness 2023.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7577739
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 72.46 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 95.29667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 43.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.58435625
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7080302
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.0025 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.408333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.96518165
    Aridity index - month max 2.3039346
    Aridity index - month min 0.4447842
    Evaporation - annual mean 129.31474 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 22716.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 202.4521 mm
    Evaporation - month min 61.84738 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 81.40077 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.092545 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.242195 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.77283 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.07728 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.07728 %
    Precipitation - annual 1251.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1214.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.45801 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.112965345
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 252.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 65.39733 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 205.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6124598
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.63019985
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 350.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 152.49232 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 410.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.070833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.528334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 21.49527 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.75 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.35 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.27
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.77 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 244.83293 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1490.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 337.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 235.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 30.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 430.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 185.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 513.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 113.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 98.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3749.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 257.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 209.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 208.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.080622576 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1697.0013 m
    Remoteness index 0.15
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 7.0 years
    Fire frequency 1.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1965.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 88.0 %
    Runoff - average 6336.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 148.70679 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 88.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.53 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 23.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4466667 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.1756282 %
    Clay % 28.35 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 56.25 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.1 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 2.3666666
    Water holding capacity 24250.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.75902 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 89.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 274.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 119.0 m
    Elevation 136.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.674137 degrees
    Topographic relief 76.83484 m
    Topographic slope (%) 6.533607 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.358 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 85.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 69.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0734 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 85.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7155 NDVI