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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A24961-14

PreservedSpecimen of Stigmatopora nigra | Widebody Pipefish recorded on 1996-01-08


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 A24961-14
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=tissue, whole specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=ethanol 95%;storageMedium=ethanol 95%
Identified by Janette Psaroudis - Museum Victoria
Identified date /11/2003
Collector Gladki, A. Aaron
Supplied as "Aaron Gladki"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 5
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
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol seine
Dataset name AG
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /11/2003


Collecting date 1996-01-08
Supplied date "1996-01-08T00:00:00;1996-01-08T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol seine
Date precision Day


Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Syngnathiformes;Syngnathidae
Scientific name Stigmatopora nigra
Supplied scientific name "Stigmatopora nigra Kaup, 1856"
Taxon rank species
Common name Widebody Pipefish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Syngnathiformes
Family Syngnathidae
Genus Stigmatopora
Species Stigmatopora nigra
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Kaup, 1856
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Greater Geelong (C)
Locality Port Phillip Bay, Grassy Point
Latitude -38.12
Longitude 144.68
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay, Grassy Point
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Gazetteer
Georeference protocol gazetteer (Aus)
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Equal less than 3 and 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARWON RIVER-LAKE CORANGAMITE
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Corio
    Local Government Areas 2011 Greater Geelong (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Greater Geelong - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GREATER GEELONG CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2415
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) PORTARLINGTON
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) GEELONG
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) CORIO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) CORANGAMITE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GEELONG - QUEENSCLIFF
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) PORTARLINGTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 5,000 TO 9,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BELLARINE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) PORTARLINGTON - ST LEONARDS
    PSMA Wards (2018) BELLARINE WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Greater Geelong (C) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Dolomite (acidity) 1.0 t/ha
    Gypsum 2.0 t/ha
    Lime 1.0 t/ha
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Nitrogen 0.046977 t/ha
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.01737 t/ha
    Potassium 0.077107 t/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.025535384
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008368207
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 43.74074 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.340072 index
    Species Richness 6.2469134 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.45870456
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 0.9303931
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.16543119
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 117.23962 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 198.35385 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 49.586155 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.2646154 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.95955 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 84.2032 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.152435 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.9209 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.462307 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.202282
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.3557039 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.2970008 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.82265294
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2006323
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.2136645
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 53.523846 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -74.31872 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -157.91385 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min -3.451538 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.144615 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.651154 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 6.125385 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.018974 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.048462 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.562317 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.9823074 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.444615 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.2523193 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.7961731 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.096924 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.97052 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.980011 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.473053 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.3561707 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.544615 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.447692 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 571.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 110.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 114.833336 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 169.16667 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -58.662937 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -162.21274 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.483334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.733333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.333332 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.033333 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 15.033334 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.65 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.916667 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.366667 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.716667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1466666
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.783333 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.633333 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 333.8322 km/day
    Wind run - month max 390.88956 km/day
    Wind run - month min 288.6972 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.9838777 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.6107454 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.3607035 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.4806027 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.240804 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.4806027 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.520402 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.900502 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.900502 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 618.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 166.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 37.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 183.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 59.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3360.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 242.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 188.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6596.3853 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.7678995 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.28738946 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 4.0607576 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.45487192
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.8039056
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.16543119
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 104.77692 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 43.549316 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.4397777 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -1.0937912 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 40.938473
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 72.3515
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 14.888805
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -48.41959 Gal
    Bulk density 1.5867778 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 94.53635 kgC/ha
    Clay % 43.155556 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 37.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 16.666666
    Lithology - age range 15.1704 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.25 index
    Lithology - mean age 7.5852 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.3925897 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.69361967 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 26.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.545
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.83
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.885
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.865
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.17166667
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.21
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 49.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.21666667
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 8165.964 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 59.21185 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 75.25793 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.5022223
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 13.85487 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 972.23804 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.90081 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.97999996 m
    Soil pedality 3.5022223
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 6.704602
    Unreliable water retention parameters 56.666668
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 80.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.47235 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 86.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 5.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 3.489107
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.84987235 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.947979 m
    Topographic roughness 63.19524 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.776074 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 1.983243
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 211.13333 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 242.6 Day