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Occurrence record: invertebrates:G3850

PreservedSpecimen of Carcinus maenas | green crab recorded on 1995-03-09

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "invertebrates"
Catalogue Number G3850
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:TMAG:invertebrates:G3850
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Dyke, C. Colin
Supplied as "Colin Dyke"
Sex 1 male
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1995-03-09
Supplied as year:1995  month:3  day:9 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carcinus maenas
Taxon rank species
Common name green crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Carcinidae
Genus Carcinus
Species Carcinus maenas
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -42.321
Supplied as: "-42.3219"
Longitude 147.984
Supplied as: "147.983"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
County Little Swanport Estuary
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 30714 Little Swanport Central Basin
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLAMORGAN-SPRING BAY COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen broadleaf forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area management
    Phosphorus -747.9787 t/ha
    Potassium -747.9548 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6966
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.564
    Endemism 0.025078807
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.027395053
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Occurrence Density 13285.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.584011 index
    Species Richness 1557.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5656793
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 37.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.3975 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.47 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1402608
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13909051
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.825 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.74 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.75554025
    Aridity index - month max 1.8059838
    Aridity index - month min 0.26549187
    Evaporation - annual mean 91.16971 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 165.73012 mm
    Evaporation - month min 28.239456 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.08681 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.14371 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.6841 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.16458 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.26959 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.26959 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 550.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 50.54165 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.11302381
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0033476
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0033258484
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 145.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 173.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.095 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.429167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.491852 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.46 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.47 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.06
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.22 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.24443 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 579.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 139.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 130.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 13.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 130.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 63.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 168.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 38.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2916.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 222.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 164.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.041231055 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02828427 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3710795 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.041231055 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1028.5056 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 95.454544 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.2582855 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 73.964584
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 123.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5611956 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9806.343 %
    Clay % 31.471739 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.210873 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.58
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.83
    Nutrient status 1.35 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.6804347
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.14968 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 220.58333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.987339 degrees
    Topographic relief 26.01705 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.986423 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1415 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0161 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.394 NDVI