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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A31759-1

Preserved specimen of Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840) | Trunkfish recorded on 2017-03-28


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 Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A31759-1
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A31759-1
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit, clavus|Wet|Formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Marianne Nyegaard - Murdoch University  
Identified date /04/2017
Collector 1.  Bodsworth, Paul   2.  Fisheries Victoria  
Supplied as "Paul Bodsworth - Fisheries Victoria"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset [Ichthyology]
Date identified /04/2017


Occurrence date 2017-03-28
Supplied date "2017-03-28T00:00:00\2017-03-28T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Beach washed  
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Tetraodontiformes | Molidae
Scientific name Masturus lanceolatus
Supplied scientific name "Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Trunkfish
Supplied common name "Sharptail Sunfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Molidae
Genus Masturus
Species Masturus lanceolatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Liénard, 1840)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Lake Tyers Beach, approx 1 km E of entrance to Lake Tyers and approx 1.5 km E of Lake Tyers Beach Water Wheel Tavern car park
Latitude -37.855
Supplied as: "-37.855"
Longitude 148.101
Supplied as: "148.101"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Lake Tyers Beach, approx 1 km E of entrance to Lake Tyers and approx 1.5 km E of Lake Tyers Beach Water Wheel Tavern car park
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Google Earth
Georeference protocol Estimation
Georeferenced by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria
Terrestrial true
Georeferenced date 2017-08-17T00:00
Supplied as 2017-08-17T00:00:00
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 191baac1-55c8-413e-8603-ed422d9c0c4f
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840)
    Coordinates -37.855,148.101
    Related records
    Record UUID 19922b9d-dc74-4e0f-b9f7-27dcd31482c7
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840)
    Coordinates -37.855,148.101
    Record UUID 2450d18c-7d68-43c6-a0e9-da5fa13acd18
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840)
    Coordinates -37.855,148.101

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Lake Tyers
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Lake Tyers
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Lake Tyers
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Lake Tyers S.P.
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 East Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) East Gippsland
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 East Gippsland
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire regime niches Unclassified
    Estuary habitat mapping 39112 Lake Tyers Barrier/back-barrier
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Gunaikurnai Settlement ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated E. Gippsland - Orbost
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 EAST GIPPSLAND SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Gunai/Kurnai People
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gunai/Kurnai People VCD2010/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE TYERS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) EASTERN VICTORIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Permanent wetlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3512158.0 $
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8086
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2247
    Endemism 0.01012595
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010117678
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 6740.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.899454 index
    Species Richness 1011.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6455016
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 46.486427 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.12583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 38.405716 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0101508
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.010092408
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.33613 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.369405 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.77356 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 770.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 733.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 176.83333 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 158.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 162.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 204.5 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.483334 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.933332 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.5166664 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.916666 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1683333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 311.15665 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 852.4261 m
    Remoteness index 3.229021
    Water Observations From Space 0.5102041 Percentage
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 70.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3687551 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 20.757204 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 175.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6816667
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.96166664
    Nutrient status 1.025 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.73333335 m
    Soil pedality 2.3336194
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.64291 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 201.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 34.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06553985 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.833168 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8550482 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.024 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 6.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NDVI Mean 41.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 17.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1262 NDVI