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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J12729

PreservedSpecimen of COROPHIIDAE | amphipods recorded on 1983-11-24


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 Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number J12729
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet
Identified by Gary J. Morgan
Identified date 1984
Collector Morgan, J. Gary
Supplied as "Gary J. Morgan"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Field number CIN 15
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol SCUBA, airlift or by hand
Dataset name CIN
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1984


Field number CIN 15
Collecting date 1983-11-24
Supplied date "1983-11-24T00:00:00;1983-11-24T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol SCUBA, airlift or by hand
Date precision Day
Event ID CIN 15


Higher classification Arthropoda;Crustacea;Malacostraca;Eumalacostraca;Peracarida;Amphipoda;Gammaridea;Corophiidae
Scientific name COROPHIIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Megamphopus"
Taxon rank family
Supplied as "Genus"
Common name amphipods
Supplied common name "amphipod"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Corophiidae
Genus Megamphopus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type wellformed
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality 4.0 Km SE of Barry Beach,5.0 Km SW of Port Welshpool
Latitude -38.73
Longitude 146.42
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 4.0 Km SE of Barry Beach,5.0 Km SW of Port Welshpool
Minimum depth in meters 1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CIN 15
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Directory of Important Wetlands Corner Inlet
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Corner Inlet IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Estuary habitat mapping 38694 Corner Inlet Intertidal Flats
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunaikurnai Settlement ILUA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunai/Kurnai People

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.538
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9692
    Endemism 0.0130528165
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0103429165
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 70.77778 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.325083 index
    Species Richness 3.0123458 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.83057433
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.6413978
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.22344005
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 94.66351 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 158.17285 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 43.004288 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.47571427 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.473454 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.53 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1164018
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.6161454 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.6801085 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.6937786
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.115773454
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.43840694
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 74.72 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -32.19006 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -113.057144 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 27.582855 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.07 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.942857 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.72 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.919285 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.288452 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.987152 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.62 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.488571 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.165741 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5485535 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.372864 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.630832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.9100037 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.0628662 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.632843 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.607143 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.234285 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 831.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 239.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 249.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -26.519653 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -123.93989 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.45 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 24.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.45 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 10.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.55 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.085
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.650002 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 342.9822 km/day
    Wind run - month max 385.13293 km/day
    Wind run - month min 303.6 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.15 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.716616 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.3999996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.2 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.16970563 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.4846648 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.16970563 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3125.6157 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.3651 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.42 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.299999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.37 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.16 100 x degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.71832347
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.22344005
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 83.107605 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 23.067717 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.80774397 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 64.64911
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 20.109604
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 2.5425484 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 15.218002 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 35.28593 Gal
    Bulk density 1.6395556 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 179.4153 kgC/ha
    Clay % 35.005554 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 35.333332 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 82.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.22
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.345
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 36.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.36
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 15285.69 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 71.47789 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 116.8424 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.0822222
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 21.53745 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1477.045 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 13.17545 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.0822222
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 2.563414
    Unreliable water retention parameters 60.0
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 72.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.94402 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23807845 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.682015 m
    Topographic roughness 0.0 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.002369851 %
    Valley bottom % 6.25 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.948338
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -2.0E-4 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 9.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0421 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0013 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 229.14815 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 139.07408 Day