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Occurrence record: Mammal:U7321

PreservedSpecimen of Cercartetus nanus | Eastern Pygmy-possum

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Mammal Collection
Catalog number U7321
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Mammal:U7321
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations skin
Identified by H.H. Finlayson
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Mammal
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1931, Month: 02, Day:
Supplied as year:1931  month:2 
Date precision Not Supplied

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Supplied as: "TAS"
Locality Circular Head (M)
Locality Mouth of Arthur River
Latitude -41.0666666666666667
Longitude 144.6666666666666667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Class Mammalia

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Arthur-Pieman
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Arthur-Pieman
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Arthur-Pieman
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Arthur-Pieman
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia North-west Tasmanian Coast IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 North West
    NRM Regions 2014 North West TAS
    NRM Regions 2015 North West
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions King
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions King
    IBRA 7 Regions King
    IBRA 7 Subregions King
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SANDY CAPE COAST
    River Regions SANDY CAPE COAST
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Braddon
    Local Government Areas 2011 Circular Head (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Circular Head
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CIRCULAR HEAD COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3932
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BRADDON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BRADDON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - WEST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CIRCULAR HEAD - KING ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) ARTHUR RIVER
    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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MURCHISON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURCHISON
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Circular Head (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Rocky Cape Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Msr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Grasslands, Herblands, Sedgelands and Rushlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Other grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 583607.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 1014196.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 4058626.0 $
    Sheep numbers 5732.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4382
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.012610248
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013122967
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 14.987655 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9225965 index
    Species Richness 1.7654321 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.394729
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.3401105
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.33270854
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 87.35125 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 149.38 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.25 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 85.835304 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.19634 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 81.81026 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 88.96 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 42.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0236883
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.172355 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.0489354 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.35618293
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.023592107
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.7955763
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 151.14 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean 1.6087507 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -99.68001 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 105.89 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.24 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 13.325 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.3 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.984167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.840834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.26001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.18 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 13.26 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.6900024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.269989 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.480011 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.1433334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.3200073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.6100159 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.970001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.44 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 12.96 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.8065561
    Aridity index - month max 4.5982857
    Aridity index - month min 0.33132952
    Evaporation - annual mean 84.53724 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 156.96007 mm
    Evaporation - month min 31.727795 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 88.155525 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 85.06976 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.43412 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.54669 %
    Humidity - month min relative 80.961975 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 80.961975 %
    Precipitation - annual 1163.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1144.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.09412744
    Precipitation - annual mean 99.671074 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.7705625
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.56422305
    Precipitation - autumn 278.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 432.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 52.005505 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 163.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0617287
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.1477559 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.95634663 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.42554858
    Precipitation - spring 289.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.010601071
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.061507344
    Precipitation - summer 186.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.16272879
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.3426914
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 164.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 163.84735 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 437.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 436.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 15.133833 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -104.95456 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 128.21509 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.084736 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 12.999026 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.3797126 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 53.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 5.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.41 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.528334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 13.78418 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 11.74 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 34.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.75 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.4599915 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.22998 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 1.8929476 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.8816705 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -0.40487254 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.4100037 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.5599976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 19.81 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 27.417694 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.83
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.58 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.8 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.050227497 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.14675988 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.2549224 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.2549224 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.084037304 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 169.26814 km/day
    Wind run - month max 191.90166 km/day
    Wind run - month min 147.50159 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.5736654 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.4916666 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.65 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 4.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.8 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1186.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 434.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 173.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 174.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 434.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 154.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2387.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 206.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1135.6927 m
    Remoteness index 10.173506
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12192047 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.4544603 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.78524727
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.33396888
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 51.96073 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 8.924723 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.5211873 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 70.67226
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 30.057198
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 24.742186 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 110.41501 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 68.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.38 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 3.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 335.7597 Gal
    Bulk density 1.2215294 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 92.24972 kgC/ha
    Clay % 4.4235296 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.81437474
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.42068568
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 18.75 %
    Erosivity 1010.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 209.09091 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 1058.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.142857 index
    Lithology - mean age 1035.5 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.01515 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 3.0244856 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -22.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.83
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    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) 0.46
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 28.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.49
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 7493.396 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 49.57438 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 59.23813 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.2176471
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 10.86173 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 909.6102 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 9.089808 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.2176471
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.208865
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 44.53354 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 7.8748918 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 86000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 122.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.4407158 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 73.293724
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 37.861713
    Water surplus - annual mean 34.647785 mm
    Water surplus - month max 131.77832 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.15879 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 248.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.041664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 17.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.6680889 degrees
    Topographic relief 43.78851 m
    Topographic roughness 72.72586 %
    Topographic slope (%) 5.605658 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 73.888885 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 78.62963 Day