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Fishes:I16743

Preserved specimen of Sciades paucus | Shovelnose Catfish recorded on 1979-09-18

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 I16743
Other catalogue numbers 1586877
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I16743
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Fishes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1979-09-18

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 Wilton River, trib Roper River
Latitude -14.566667
Longitude 134.6
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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 Grazing of native pastures
    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) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    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)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARNHEM
    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 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Melaleuca forests and 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 0.0023136716
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0027213423
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1.6666666 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) -0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.90123457 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.36361182
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.2649047
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.0013175851
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 207.61084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 259.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 174.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.538868 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.52374 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 47.268406 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 71.17083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.28 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22864123
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.75129 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.7681828 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 388.76926
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.3136454
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 228.19342
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 220.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -136.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -252.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 46.20999 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.49 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.700832 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.72 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.655 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.126667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.860016 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 16.06 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 31.39 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.8599854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.7599792 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.51001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.528338 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.1800232 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.0700073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.190002 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 39.92 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 26.47 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.37052843
    Aridity index - month max 1.1975666
    Aridity index - month min 0.0055033793
    Evaporation - annual mean 190.11884 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17201.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 241.50655 mm
    Evaporation - month min 154.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 74.45491 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.755787 %
    Humidity - month max relative 84.74539 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 69.40814 %
    Humidity - month min relative 46.497124 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.497124 %
    Precipitation - annual 812.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 915.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.56351125
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.083336 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 9.869565
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 11.014706
    Precipitation - autumn 239.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 10.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 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 0.26778242
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.3333333 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -4.073118 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 72.42857
    Precipitation - spring 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.31292057
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.6923077
    Precipitation - spring reliability 8.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 506.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 1.9962282
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 62.5
    Precipitation - summer reliability 43.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 304.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 59.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 647.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 1.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -122.03551 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -229.50655 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 32.829712 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) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 17.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 26.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 21.733334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 17.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 13.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.943333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 20.385 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.300018 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 14.28 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 29.57 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.56 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 45.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.75 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 3.6299744 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 16.48999 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 8.561382 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 13.5583315 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 4.016256 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.0899963 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.5299988 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 10.459991 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.29 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 40.900867 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.9 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 1.2663964 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 1.3240887 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 2.0898538 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 1.8979545 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.8294568 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 1.0399189 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 115.472 km/day
    Wind run - month max 133.91228 km/day
    Wind run - month min 94.713905 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 2.875 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.1008782 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.05 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.5 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 1.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.6 m/s
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 860.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 119.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 234.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 622.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 236.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 148.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 134.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3171.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 384.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 298.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.8060397 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 75776.19 m
    Remoteness index 15.798113
    Fire
    Fire frequency 5.0 frequency
    Time since last burn 1.0 years
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 803.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 98.0 %
    Runoff - average 2429.0 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 0.3608189
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.0013175851
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 99.407455 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 20.606663 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.2134362 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.07496478 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 32.473698
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 0.11858266
    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) 153.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 34.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 180.4865 Gal
    Bulk density 1.5340337 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.15267378 %
    Carbon store pre-European 15.70846 kgC/ha
    Clay % 22.388655 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.36729878
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.0055033793
    Erodibility 70.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Erosivity 5990.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 40.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 0.0115 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 0.00575 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) -2.2403321 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) -1.9393022 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 85.0 nT
    Moisture - average 35.0 %
    Moisture - variability 15.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.4
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.01
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.98
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.0
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.0
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 104.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.4
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 1326.534 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 21.65191 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 29.12329 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 0.0
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 5.278414 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 251.81268 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 3.924273 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 8.36693
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 96.43349 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 21.57496 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 57000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 158.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -1.2684425 MPa
    Water potential - month max -0.16386959 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 33.05689
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.4953041
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.20964 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 82.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 20.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 1.508406
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.32363442 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.01253891 m
    Topographic roughness 0.01629539 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1039507 %
    Valley bottom % 100.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 4.523758
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2774 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0188 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 50.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4489 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 35.22222 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 35.22222 Day
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