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Occurrence record: Malacology:C.171672

PreservedSpecimen of Octopus tetricus | Gloomy Octopus recorded on 1958-03-01

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 Malacology Collection
Supplied collection code "Malacology"
Catalogue Number C.171672
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:10085086; urn:catalog:AM:Malacology:C.171672
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Malacology:C.171672
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Stranks, T. N.
Identified date 1992-10
Collector Anderson, H.
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1992-10
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "Expert"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Collecting date 1958-03-01
Supplied date "1958-03"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1181698

Taxonomy

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
Name according to Gould, 1852
Accepted name usage Octopus tetricus Gould, 1852

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Woollahra (A)
Latitude -33.84888
Longitude 151.26860
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Bottle and Glass Rocks
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MAL# 84813] Australia, New South Wales, Bottle and Glass Rocks (33° 50' 56" S, 151° 16' 07" E) /03/1958 - /03/1958, Anderson, H.(Collector), Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 151° 16' 7" E
Verbatim latitude 33° 50' 56" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/3/14
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Sydney Harbour
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Sydney Harbour
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Sydney Harbour
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Sydney Harbour
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Pittwater
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Pittwater
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    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 Wentworth
    Local Government Areas 2011 Woollahra (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Woollahra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WOOLLAHRA MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Greater Sydney
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 12
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 428
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER SYDNEY
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROSE BAY - VAUCLUSE - WATSONS BAY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) EASTERN SUBURBS - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SYDNEY - EASTERN SUBURBS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WENTWORTH
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WENTWORTH
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WOOLLAHRA - WAVERLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WOOLLAHRA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) VAUCLUSE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 1 MILLION OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) SYDNEY
    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) SYDNEY
    Statistical Local Areas Woollahra (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rshw
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Cumberland Lowland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Leptospermum forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.08341711
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.099414185
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Occurrence Density 304704.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.492564 index
    Species Richness 13953.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8266381
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 66.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 97.66531 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 52.3175 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5866546
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.7014379
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.56802 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.461979 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.11499 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1253.25 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 277.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 15.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 229.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.5 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 349.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 34.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 407.25 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.225 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.825 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.125 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.525 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.075 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.925 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2275
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.65 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.225 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.298 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.058309518 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.40249223 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.058309518 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2679.8574 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.821435 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.6499996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1914 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.013 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.29 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.089999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.74 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3318447 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 17.031553 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 55.454544 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8325
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 1.8737864
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.60994 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 128.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.073567 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.434425 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.454524 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0419 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground