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Fishes:I16735

Preserved specimen of Sciades paucus | Shovelnose Catfish recorded on 1979-09-17

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 I16735
Other catalogue numbers 1587042
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I16735
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 1979-09-17

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 wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory Northern Territory
Local government area Roper Gulf (S)
Locality Hodgson River, trib Roper River
Latitude -14.9
Longitude 134.6
Supplied as: "134.55"
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
    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 ROPER RIVER
    River Regions ROPER 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)
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes St Vidgeon's (Roper River)
    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 Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Carpentaria Fall Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Gulf Fall
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus 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 0.7278
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0953
    Endemism 0.0726601
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0025
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2.1728394 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.3862944 index
    Species Richness 0.9876543 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.33974943
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.2091892
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 7.5868936E-4
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 208.65083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 262.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 174.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.00529 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.549675 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.150726 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.48333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.16 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25204638
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.8309677 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.654183 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 429.02402
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.914352
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 237.79112
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 213.7 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -141.1675 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -253.08 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 36.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.44 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.790833 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.79 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.93 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.945833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.769989 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 15.57 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.48 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.9700012 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.9100037 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 17.049988 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.984169 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.2999878 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.2099915 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.529999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 40.34 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.54 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3387126
    Aridity index - month max 1.1275089
    Aridity index - month min 0.0053984546
    Evaporation - annual mean 194.23734 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16568.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 247.1011 mm
    Evaporation - month min 155.5011 mm
    Evaporation - variability 21.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.31 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.398155 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 54.273014 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.01697 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.731834 %
    Humidity - month min relative 45.10288 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.10288 %
    Precipitation - annual 771.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 869.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.61246914
    Precipitation - annual mean 63.887367 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 11.106046
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 12.2986965
    Precipitation - autumn 208.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 10.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.28756514
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.3053763 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -3.805269 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 70.14286
    Precipitation - spring 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.3003152
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.4368587
    Precipitation - spring reliability 12.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 490.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.9808382
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 60.5
    Precipitation - summer reliability 42.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 290.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 191.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 625.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 0.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -130.34998 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -236.1011 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 21.600006 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 20.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 26.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.825 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 13.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 34.163334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.216667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.85 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 29.56 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 45.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.8600159 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 3.8099976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.929993 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 7.9109635 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.946668 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 2.853504 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.149994 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.600006 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.790009 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.66 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 41.154366 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.62 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 39.3 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.1 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 1.3298726 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.391353 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 2.1944864 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 2.0008564 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.84650254 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 1.0812516 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 118.697 km/day
    Wind run - month max 136.70041 km/day
    Wind run - month min 97.89691 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 2.875 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.2 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.7 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 815.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 3.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 120.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 372.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 224.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 591.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 276.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 227.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3320.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 387.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 313.0 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 0.8023092 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) 90028.8 m
    Remoteness index 15.898162
    Fire
    Fire frequency 6.0 frequency
    Time since last burn 2.0 years
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 903.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 92.0 %
    Runoff - average 2536.0 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 0.33756298
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 7.5868936E-4
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 130.2467 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 31.152714 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.2078186 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.064677626 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 30.380667
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.06828204
    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) 159.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 18.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 118.2521 Gal
    Bulk density 1.2743269 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.12940514 %
    Carbon store pre-European 12.63362 kgC/ha
    Clay % 6.272436 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.33678922
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0053984546
    Erodibility 14.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 5543.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 188.88889 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 21.11111
    Lithology - age range 400.0 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 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 277.0 nT
    Moisture - average 34.0 %
    Moisture - variability 15.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.38
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.01
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.97
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.0
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 108.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.37
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1065.544 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 20.68881 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 26.82134 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.7038461
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 4.839735 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 200.56227 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.733159 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 1.7038461
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 11.18128
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 127.93355 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 33.65629 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 108.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.2973475 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.2846737 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 30.31103
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.4858609
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.34834 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 297.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 65.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 19.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.5527591
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.21043266 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.759935 m
    Topographic roughness 13.57537 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4273232 %
    Valley bottom % 100.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 5.880459
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2611 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0072 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 44.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5275 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 56.11111 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 37.88889 Day
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