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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A28038-1

PreservedSpecimen of Haletta semifasciata | grass whiting recorded on 2004-05-19


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 A28038-1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=tissue, whole specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=ethanol 95%;storageMedium=ethanol 95%
Identified by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria
Identified date 02/08/2005
Collector Mccallum, A. Anna|University of Melbourne Zoology Department
Supplied as "Anna McCallum - University of Melbourne Zoology Department"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 3
License CC-BY
Supplied as
Collection ID
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol seine
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2005-08-02
Supplied as 02/08/2005


Collecting date 2004-05-19
Supplied date "2004-05-19T00:00:00;2004-05-19T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol seine
Date precision Day


Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Perciformes;Labridae;Odacinae
Scientific name Haletta semifasciata
Supplied scientific name "Haletta semifasciata (Valenciennes, 1840)"
Taxon rank species
Common name grass whiting
Supplied common name "Blue Weed Whiting"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Labridae
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
Scientific name authorship (Valenciennes, 1840)
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Western Port, Jacks Beach, seagrass (550 m from mangroves)
Latitude -38.3422
Longitude 145.22
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Western Port, Jacks Beach, seagrass (550 m from mangroves)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol gps
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Directory of Important Wetlands Western Port
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Western Port IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    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 Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.077380456
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.024374675
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 82.765434 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.6352234 index
    Species Richness 8.530864 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7227241
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.5339622
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.2220438
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 104.330414 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 176.92 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 58.280834 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1324608
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.43236554 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.49278495 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.6251797
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.13168116
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.5949809
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 73.17 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -46.049583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -132.41 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 25.469997 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.85 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.139167 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.69 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.161667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.209167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.679993 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 7.48 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 14.38 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.1900024 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5700073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.809998 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.952497 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.1799927 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.3299866 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.899994 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.16 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.35 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 779.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 236.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 134.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08968629
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 136.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 240.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -36.712463 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -150.40198 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 7.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 5.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 11.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 344.13434 km/day
    Wind run - month max 404.81134 km/day
    Wind run - month min 299.09048 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.1085806 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.775345 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.500329 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.600282 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.4003763 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.600282 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.6001883 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.100282 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.100282 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 947.40814 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 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 9.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 11.8418 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.08 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.889999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.46 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.498776 Degrees C
    Disadvantaged 1009.97 points (mean=1000)
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.6479459
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.2220438
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 64.02167 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 17.442734 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.9255364 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.15060666 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 58.31513
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 19.983942
    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 156.14244 Gal
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -12312.847 %
    Carbon store pre-European 93.13402 kgC/ha
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 65.5 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 32.75 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 1.5152113 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8162413 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 25.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.97
    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) 0.27
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 43.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.29
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 7965.057 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 55.800358 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 122.06663 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8013275
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 22.45897 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1382.9844 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.26703 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.209674
    Unreliable water retention parameters 9.090909
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 144.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.15942 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 28.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.746753
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.41307566 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.2188 m
    Topographic roughness 39.94781 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1348863 %
    Valley bottom % 50.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.862075
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0028 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0505 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 161.5 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 176.55556 Day