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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M11914

Preserved specimen of Cercartetus concinnus (Gould, 1845) | Western Pygmy-possum recorded on 1985-01-23

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalog number M11914
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:129118"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations W
Collector ["Kemper, C"]
Supplied as "Kemper, C"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 1985-01-23
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:79735
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cercartetus concinnus
Supplied scientific name "Cercartetus concinnus (Gould, 1845)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Western Pygmy-possum
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Family Burramyidae
Genus Cercartetus
Species Cercartetus concinnus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gould, 1845)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -35.8
Supplied as: "-35.8000"
Longitude 137.825
Supplied as: "137.8250"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Rocky Point | 1 km W
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 35 48 00 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 137 49 30 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Encounter
    Directory of Important Wetlands American River Wetland System
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kangaroo Island IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Kangaroo Island
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Kangaroo Island
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Kangaroo Island
    IBRA 7 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Kangaroo Island
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mount Lofty Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KANGAROO ISLAND
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KANGAROO ISLAND COUNCIL
    PSMA Localities (2018) ISLAND BEACH
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FINNISS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FINNISS
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Mallee Woodland
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Mixed forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7573
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.014367668
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016059196
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3073.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8124523 index
    Species Richness 860.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.44667953
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.313076 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 38.334293 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.301538 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1155666
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11442994
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.045 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.798846 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.978455 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 517.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 228.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 47.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 47.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 232.75 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.925 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.925 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.325 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.675 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.175 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.275 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.97
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.975 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.275 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.275 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 201.95099 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.191667 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6547.049 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 90.196075 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.47 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.43 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.2542 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.042000003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.37 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.0 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.93 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0046 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.93 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.647228 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13270679 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3109946 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.4666667 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4775
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.945
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.3189 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 66.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11229144 degrees
    Topographic relief 29.5829 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.176525 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0708 EVI
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1356 NDVI