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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A31677-24

PreservedSpecimen of Girella tricuspidata | Darkie recorded on 2016-11-10


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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A31677-24
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Identified date /02/2017
Collector Bray, J. Dianne|Museums Victoria|Museums Victoria
Supplied as "Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria; Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
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Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number BBCW 2016 069
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol push nets, seine
Dataset name Bush Blitz 2016 Mallacoota
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /02/2017


Field number BBCW 2016 069
Collecting date 2016-11-10
Supplied date "2016-11-10T00:00:00;2016-11-10T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol push nets, seine
Date precision Day
Event ID BBCW 2016 069


Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Perciformes;Girellidae
Scientific name Girella tricuspidata
Supplied scientific name "Girella tricuspidata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Darkie
Supplied common name "Luderick"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Girellidae
Genus Girella
Species Girella tricuspidata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality East Gippsland (S)
Locality Croajingolong National Park, Betka River Estuary, picnic area at bridge on Betka Road, seagrass patches (Heterozostera)
Latitude -37.5806
Longitude 149.743
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Croajingolong National Park, Betka River Estuary, picnic area at bridge on Betka Road, seagrass patches (Heterozostera)
Minimum depth in meters 0
Maximum depth in meters 1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeferenced by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Georeferenced date 2016-11-10
Supplied as 2016-11-10T00:00:00
Location ID Bush Blitz 2016 Mallacoota035
Biome Terrestrial

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal 3-9 and greater than 9 months
    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 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 East Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 East Gippsland
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions East Gippsland Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Corner
    IBRA 7 Subregions East Gippsland Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    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
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST GIPPSLAND
    River Regions EAST GIPPSLAND
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gippsland
    Local Government Areas 2011 East Gippsland (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland - Orbost
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 20
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1929
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ORBOST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND - EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LATROBE - GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EAST GIPPSLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) MALLACOOTA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    Statistical Local Areas E. Gippsland (S) - Orbost
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czc
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Chenopod Shrublands, Samphire Shrublands and Forblands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mixed chenopod, samphire +/- forbs
    Vegetation types - native Acacia forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia forests and woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 655602.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 189495.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 3512158.0 $
    Sheep numbers 64608.0 dse
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5562
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.18
    Endemism 0.019075686
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011924443
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 310.69135 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8424165 index
    Species Richness 17.728395 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.95120376
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.8430169
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.42859527
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 98.89903 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 170.62666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 41.5225 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.56 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.10916667 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 74.892845 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 53.875 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.93069494
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.8782007 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.9925808 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.9922459
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.07413887
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.007778255
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 92.10167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -24.00618 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -92.85667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 37.628338 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.805 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.445278 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.8158336 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.225903 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.867569 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.450836 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.205 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 15.76 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.8216553 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.8683472 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.123322 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.358337 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4775085 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.3691406 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.7891846 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.655834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 16.585 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 1012.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 956.4 mm
    Precipitation - autumn 262.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 45.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 206.6 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring 247.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring reliability 68.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 221.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer reliability 45.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 206.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 264.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 263.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 65.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -38.159477 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -127.5 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 8.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.16 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.26 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 6.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 8.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.08 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.24 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.08 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.466 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.92 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.08 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.66 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 348.77374 km/day
    Wind run - month max 386.68805 km/day
    Wind run - month min 307.19232 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.6833334 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.458365 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.85 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.800377 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.800377 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 939.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 12.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 201.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 98.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 277.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 151.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 76.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 66.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 43.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2978.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 121.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3605.734 m
    Remoteness index 8.37
    Water Observations From Space 62.068966 Percentage
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.332026 Degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.79303753
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.42859527
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 37.80967 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 7.388417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.5735673 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.01480252 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 71.373375
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 38.573574
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 345.26428 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3615044 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 166.9172 kgC/ha
    Clay % 8.694691 %
    Erodibility 14.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 6.25 %
    Erosivity 2107.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 179.16667 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 40.0 nT
    Moisture - average 56.0 %
    Moisture - variability 11.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.748
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.33
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.38
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 34.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.38
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 13940.71 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 87.56786 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 256.0826 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 0.9 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.438938
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 47.26079 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2690.9697 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 16.16091 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.438938
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 3.0
    Topographic wetness index 10.8094
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 114000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 165.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.85669 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 146.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 114.458336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 20.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.24017936 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.1295901 m
    Topographic roughness 6.094218 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.558197 %
    Valley bottom % 6.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 1.961675
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1861 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 80.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4011 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 85.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 115.666664 Day