Fishes:I16737

Preserved specimen of Sciades paucus | Shovelnose Catfish recorded on 1979-09-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Fishes
Catalogue number I16737
Other catalogue numbers 1587066
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I16737
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Kailola, P
Type status paratype
License CC-BY
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Fishes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1979-09-01

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sciades paucus
Taxon rank species
Common name Shovelnose Catfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Siluriformes
Supplied as "Cypriniformes"
Family Ariidae
Genus Sciades
Species Sciades paucus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory Northern Territory
Local government area Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Limmen Bight River
Latitude -15.5
Longitude 135.4
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD84"
Coordinate precision 100
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Limmen
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Limmen
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) 2010 Limmen (Proposed)
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions McArthur - South Nicholson Basins
    IBRA 7 Regions Gulf Fall and Uplands
    IBRA 7 Subregions McArthur
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carpentaria Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Temperature and moisture are more seasonal strongly developed wet and dry seasons and the growing season is shorter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt savanna woodland (monsoon tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Carpentaria Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 LIMMEN BIGHT RIVER
    River Regions LIMMEN BIGHT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    LGA Boundaries (deprecated) Yugal Mangi
    Local Government Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    Statistical Local Areas Roper Gulf (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia McArthur Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Msr1
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Low Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a grassy understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6579
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6603
    Endemism 0.006729009
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.00802337
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11.209877 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 3.0987654 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.2921155
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.0301404
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0011133275
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 219.145 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 274.74 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 176.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.366066 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.257805 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.661594 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.416664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23479083
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 3.0029032 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.1392255 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 271.1576
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.1914937
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 175.0317
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 198.09 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -156.72833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -265.4 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 5.7299957 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.01 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.781666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.47 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.299168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.5875 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.399994 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 14.88 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 30.84 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.7400208 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.869995 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.720001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.711667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4899902 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.3299866 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.160004 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 39.28 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.44 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.30223656
    Aridity index - month max 1.1367729
    Aridity index - month min 0.0050851437
    Evaporation - annual mean 203.11794 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16146.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 258.90277 mm
    Evaporation - month min 159.18387 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 72.7253 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.625 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.78803 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 66.51332 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.61289 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.61289 %
    Precipitation - annual 713.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 802.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.6228996
    Precipitation - annual mean 59.62673 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.102917
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 12.3094425
    Precipitation - autumn 176.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 7.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 0.8801917 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.23311324
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.738071 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -2.8755763 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 127.509254
    Precipitation - spring 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.384679
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.211433
    Precipitation - spring reliability 10.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 493.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 2.91506
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 100.58625
    Precipitation - summer reliability 38.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 301.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 197.88019 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 53.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 584.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -143.49121 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -251.90277 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 23.808304 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 27.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.863585 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 14.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.433334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.930834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.27 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 28.71 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 44.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.7599792 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 3.9700012 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.369995 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 7.629383 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.502495 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 3.165312 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.2600098 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.5400085 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.299988 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 37.55 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 40.719532 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.9 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 1.2207078 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.3084947 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 1.9528787 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.8422658 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.7368002 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.9986378 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 128.43892 km/day
    Wind run - month max 149.91054 km/day
    Wind run - month min 106.210236 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 2.8083334 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.475 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.25 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 3.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.9 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 829.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 114.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 358.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 211.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 589.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 224.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3378.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 379.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4997999 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 70728.76 m
    Remoteness index 18.0
    Fire
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Time since last burn 5.0 years
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 898.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 94.0 %
    Runoff - average 3175.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Age 21.1 years
    Age - prime group 28.7 Count
    Disadvantaged 707.211 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 3.8 %
    Education - vocational training 6.9 %
    Employment 5.0 %
    Home ownership 12.0 %
    Income - high 31.2 %
    Income - low 10.3 %
    Internet 12.6 %
    Population - change 17.9 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.2 %
    Work force - older 11.9 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.29144695
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0011133275
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 127.1661 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 37.658375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.409987 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.66718215 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 26.230227
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.10019947
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 6.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 122.6367 Gal
    Bulk density 1.415 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.12762268 %
    Carbon store pre-European 12.70049 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.098485 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.30131832
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0050851437
    Erodibility 60.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 50.0 %
    Erosivity 5231.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 46.153847 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 400.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 3.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1400.0 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 3.146128 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 2.60206 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 34.0 nT
    Moisture - average 33.0 %
    Moisture - variability 14.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.34
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.01
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.98
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.92
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.01
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 115.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.37
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1043.845 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 21.3308 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 19.51677 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8454546
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 3.536234 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 187.47281 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.864918 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.8454546
    Soils - coarse 0.35 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 14.93366
    Unreliable water retention parameters 11.538462
    Water deficit - month max 118.53204 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 34.55405 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 53250.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 160.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.3828579 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.3798526 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 27.118649
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.4576629
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.38808 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 296.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 14.0 m
    Elevation 18.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.35335118 degrees
    Topographic relief 26.14837 m
    Topographic roughness 33.24318 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.730052 %
    Valley bottom % 12.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.9693161
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1672 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0116 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 40.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2579 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 63.22222 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 49.0 Day
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