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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F160364

Preserved specimen of Octopus kaurna Stranks, 1990 | Southern Sand Octopus recorded on 1997-05-24

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F160364
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F160364
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Collector ["Finn, J.","Norman, D. Mark","Museums Victoria"]
Supplied as "J Finn | Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
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
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [hand net]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset [Invertebrates]

Event

Occurrence date 1997-05-24
Supplied date "1997-05-24T21:30:00\1997-05-24T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["hand net"]
Date precision DAY
Event time 21:30:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Octopus kaurna
Supplied scientific name "Octopus kaurna Stranks, 1990"
Identified to rank species
Common name Southern Sand Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus kaurna
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Stranks, 1990
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | South Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Locality Spencer Gulf, Port Victoria jetty
Latitude -34.5
Supplied as: "-34.5"
Longitude 137.48
Supplied as: "137.48"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Spencer Gulf, Port Victoria jetty
Minimum depth in metres 4
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Gazetteer
Georeference protocol gazetteer (Aus)
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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    Representative Record
    Record UUID c700446a-b604-4ba8-89f5-d6f721a40b36
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Octopus kaurna Stranks, 1990
    Coordinates -34.5,137.48
    Related records
    Record UUID dbf663f1-4cde-4f10-942d-0e384ff83cbe
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Octopus kaurna Stranks, 1990
    Coordinates -34.5,137.48

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Eastern Spencer Gulf
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern and Yorke
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern and Yorke
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern and Yorke
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern and Yorke
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern and Yorke
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern and Yorke
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Spencer Gulf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Narungga Local Government
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 YORKE PENINSULA COUNCIL
    PSMA Localities (2018) PORT VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA Wards (2018) GUM FLAT WARD
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Gawler Region
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area management
    Phosphorus 433.00342 t/ha
    Potassium 433.01556 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.493
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7526
    Endemism 0.016050547
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01929775
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4104.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5505996 index
    Species Richness 576.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.27489322
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.685455 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 26.448864 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.8954544 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1993377
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.19654073
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 23.377045 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.274546 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.909088 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 354.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 143.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 39.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.75 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 41.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 144.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.275 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.875 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.34
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.95 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.175 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 333.90512 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.183334 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 356.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 133.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 45.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 141.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 105.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3871.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.7424958 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1455.672 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.86 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.9958 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.94 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.52 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.17 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.96 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.386406 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 74.841064
    Bulk density 1.5316718 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 39.266262 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 15.714286 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.3075
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.67
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.2385778
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.54185 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14656802 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.36948 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2910872 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1228 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 17.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2097 NDVI