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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:C23299

PreservedSpecimen of Cercartetus nanus | Eastern Pygmy-possum recorded on 1974-07-10

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 Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalogue Number C23299
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Mammalogy:PreservedSpecimen:C23299
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skull | Dry
Collector Merritt, G.
Supplied as "G Merritt"
Sex Female
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
State conservation Victoria: Near Threatened
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Mammalogy
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1974-07-10
Supplied date "1974-07-10T00:00:00\1974-07-10T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Mammalia | Marsupialia | Diprotodontia | Phalangeriformes | Phalangeroidea | Burramyidae
Scientific name Cercartetus nanus
Taxon rank species
Common name Eastern Pygmy-possum
Supplied 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
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Anglesea gravel pits
Latitude -38.42
Longitude 144.18
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Anglesea gravel pits
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol AMG conversion, collection or Gazetteer
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Equal hot and cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 OTWAY COAST
    River Regions OTWAY COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Surf Coast - West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SURF COAST SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) ANGLESEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA Wards (2018) ANGLESEA WARD
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czcd
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other shrublands
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9808116.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.019115243
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020653503
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 70634.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1505594 index
    Species Richness 2897.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5978911
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.349 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 52.441418 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2446265
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2429862
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.68725 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.653417 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.996002 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 682.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 701.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 213.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.5 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 114.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 222.75 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.05 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.175001 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.025 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.775 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.175 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4875 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.065
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.075 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.175 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.575 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 333.38214 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.15811388 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.15811388 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1431.7461 m
    Remoteness index 0.69
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 80.28169 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 71.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.46 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 12.0 %
    Bulk density 1.54402 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 21.967337 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6825
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9975
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.5419598
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.4079 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 35.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 144.20833 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 27.0 m
    Elevation 27.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.2684102 degrees
    Topographic relief 56.83087 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.728271 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2251 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0203 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 9.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4552 NDVI