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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:P4694.001

PreservedSpecimen of Haletta semifasciata | grass whiting


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Fish Collection
Catalog number P4694.001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Scott, J.
Identified date 1976
Collector Barrett-Lennard, P.
Individual count 2
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1976


Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date 00/08/1959


Scientific name Haletta semifasciata
Taxon rank species
Common name grass whiting
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
Supplied as "Odacidae"
Genus Haletta
Species Haletta semifasciata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Habitat Marine
Latitude -32.2
Longitude 115.66667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island Garden Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 115°40`E
Verbatim latitude 32°12`S

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

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    Representative Record
    Record UUID 11267310-b6d4-4fa5-a18a-6262bf4a2ae2
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.2,115.66667
    Related records
    Record UUID 57110429-e372-4562-b5a5-b3193ca6eb90
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.2,115.66667
    Collector [Alexander, W.B.]
    Comments Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID f40b5cdf-8715-4329-be6b-4652662e8e14
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.2,115.66667
    Collector [Barrett-Lennard, P.]
    Comments Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Perth
    NRM Regions 2014 Perth
    NRM Regions 2015 Perth
    NRM Regions 2017 Swan Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Swan Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF ROCKINGHAM

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2735
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.807
    Endemism 0.052037675
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018903831
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5119
    Occurrence Density 28.88889 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5595812 index
    Species Richness 4.617284 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7590419
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.7161655
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.03311675
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 144.93239 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 263.86142 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 59.164288 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.39142856 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.61308 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 80.288025 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 70.14638 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.4525 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.83274204
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.2733486 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.2092675 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.08982639
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.19918342
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -9.859911
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 160.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -86.47988 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -252.67427 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 101.535706 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 28.278572 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 18.56488 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 8.872857 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.028214 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.889405 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.301453 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 10.922857 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.668571 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.778595 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.2928772 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.784302 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.138812 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.2999878 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.4785767 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.5657043 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.224285 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 19.44 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 730.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 386.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 38.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 43.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 412.75 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -84.92082 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -269.71472 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 11.025 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 26.875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 28.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 8.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 38.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 9.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.45 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.025 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.25 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.05 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2075
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.275 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.625 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 275.65283 km/day
    Wind run - month max 310.64023 km/day
    Wind run - month min 241.18718 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.6519356 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.1456413 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.4659534 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.4194775 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 4.5124297 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.4194775 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 4.635581 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.5053823 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.5053823 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 753.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 425.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 40.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 160.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 427.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 185.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 202.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 100.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 229.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3513.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 153.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089442715 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.4080441 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.089442715 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7093.5317 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.158774 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.752459 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.16763474 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.1311347 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.4887524
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.03311675
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 81.609146 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 34.32858 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.927259 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 43.987713
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 2.9805076
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 13.155739 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 81.92987 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -667.0388 Gal
    Bulk density 1.16 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 9.466633 kgC/ha
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 34.375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 9.999998
    Lithology - age range 1.806 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 0.45725 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) -0.33984628 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.25671774 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -99.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5175
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.99
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.02
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.05
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 81.25
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.06
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 778.4791 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 25.05156 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 13.9184 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 0.6 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 2.481157 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 127.13818 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 4.465804 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.8
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.664721
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 43239.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 94.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.42401 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.2949959
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.18558086 degrees
    Topographic relief 39.90002 m
    Topographic roughness 43.40154 %
    Topographic slope (%) 4.067609 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0