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Occurrence record: Mammals:M04730

PreservedSpecimen of Cercartetus nanus | Eastern Pygmy-possum recorded on 1978-10-26

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
Institution Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "ANWC"
Collection Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammals"
Catalogue Number M04730
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M04730
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations skeleton complete
Collecting number MS79
Sex female
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
State conservation New South Wales: Vulnerable
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)
Bibliographic citation M04730
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1978-10-26
Supplied as year:1978  month:10  day:26 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 26OCT1978

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cercartetus nanus
Taxon rank species
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 Taxon GUID match
The match was based on the supplied taxon concept ID rather than the scientific name.

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Bega Valley (A)
Locality GERMANS CREEK, YAMBULLA STATE FOREST, S OF EDEN; SITE 0615
Habitat SCLEROPHYLL FOREST
Latitude -37.3444
Longitude 149.65
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality GERMANS CREEK, YAMBULLA STATE FOREST, S OF EDEN
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.00139
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 2000.0
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    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 Three practices equal
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    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 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    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) Remote woodlands
    Climate
    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
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt woodland (temperate)
    National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent Dataset 2019-2020 - v20200324 National Indicative Aggregated Fire Extent 2019-2020
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST GIPPSLAND
    River Regions EAST GIPPSLAND
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    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 Eden-Monaro
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bega Valley (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bega Valley
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BEGA VALLEY SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1044
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BEGA-EDEN HINTERLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAPITAL REGION
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) EDEN-MONARO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BEGA VALLEY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BEGA - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) YAMBULLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (NSW)
    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) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Bega Valley (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg5
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with ferns, herbs, sedges, rushes or wet tussock grassland
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Multiple Use Forest
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus tall open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7921
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1235
    Endemism 0.002930699
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0030300925
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 7406.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2996416 index
    Species Richness 735.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9051988
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 39.63 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 72.56333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 49.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0003483
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 3.4677863E-4
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.4575 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.323334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.290009 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.900183
    Aridity index - month max 2.1700585
    Aridity index - month min 0.39200535
    Evaporation - annual mean 117.93515 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18022.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 198.97687 mm
    Evaporation - month min 44.238438 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.41 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.50287 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 80.8032 %
    Humidity - month max relative 91.35709 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.018135 %
    Humidity - month min relative 77.91909 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 77.91909 %
    Precipitation - annual 990.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 930.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 82.41547 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0019911642
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 214.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 70.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.019706
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.01962845
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 96.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 261.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.29 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.123333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 18.236084 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.05 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.21
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 209.85982 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 925.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 230.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 64.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 209.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 13.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 215.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 97.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 253.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 175.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3277.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 127.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2012461 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.014142135 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14745.997 m
    Remoteness index 8.482181
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1446.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 95.0 %
    Runoff - average 2362.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.899026 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6032902 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.5929425 %
    Clay % 28.933937 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.11111 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.74
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.7292745
    Water holding capacity 60000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.69742 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 111.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 346.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 162.0 m
    Elevation 166.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.173418 degrees
    Topographic relief 63.07816 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.96972 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3313 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 77.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0686 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 81.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.8261 NDVI