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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:P16769.001

PreservedSpecimen of Parequula melbournensis | Lowfin recorded on 1969-07-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Fish Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number P16769.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by McKay, R.J.
Identified date 1969
Collector Tregonning, A.
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Line, Fishing
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1969

Event

Collecting date 1969-07-13
Sampling protocol Line, Fishing
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 13/07/1969

Taxonomy

Scientific name Parequula melbournensis
Taxon rank species
Common name Lowfin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gerreidae
Genus Parequula
Species Parequula melbournensis
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 Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Habitat Marine
Latitude -32.08333
Longitude 115.75
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 115°45`E
Verbatim latitude 32°05`S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Perth
    NRM Regions 2014 Perth
    NRM Regions 2015 Perth
    NRM Regions 2017 Swan Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Swan Region
    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 Swan Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    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) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF COCKBURN
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Other shrublands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2735
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.807
    Endemism 0.03491725
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.043065816
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5119
    Occurrence Density 30474.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9453454 index
    Species Richness 3204.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 755.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 427.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 161.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 427.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3697.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 302.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1791.8945 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 6.85046 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.801767 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12662967 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3077538 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Water holding capacity 43784.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 53.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.31715184 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 26.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 56.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Persistent Vegetation