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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W1528

Preserved specimen of Ibacus peronii Leach, 1815 | Balmain Bug


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalog number W1528
Other catalog numbers ["1576456"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Ibacus peronii
Identified to rank species
Common name Balmain Bug
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Ibacus
Species Ibacus peronii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Leach, 1815
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Oyster Bay
Latitude -42.666667
Supplied as: "-42.666667"
Longitude 148.05
Supplied as: "148.05"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 109.7m
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Freycinet
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 643.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 166.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.2 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 142.6 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 160.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 15.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 182.2 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.68 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.359999 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.76 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.28 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.58 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 11.16 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.95
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.24 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.24 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.74 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.686
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.956