Occurrence record: IMAS_MB_fish:MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14152

HumanObservation of Bovichtus angustifrons | thornfish recorded on 2006-12-18

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Condition of rocky reef communities around Tasmania: fish surveys, Australia (1992-1995 and 2006-2007)
Institution code Supplied institution code "IMAS"
Catalog number MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14152
Occurrence ID MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14152
Basis of record Human observation
License CC-BY
Organism quantity type individuals
Occurrence remarks One of the most abundant small fish living on exposed Vic and Tas reefs. Also found in intertidal rockpools, around jetty pylons, in caves and on shallow reefs. Adults generally live in caves in deeper water.
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 1
Collection code IMAS_MB_fish
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2006-12-18
Supplied date "2006-12-18T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Bovichtus angustifrons
Taxon rank species
Common name thornfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Bovichtidae
Genus Bovichtus
Species Bovichtus angustifrons
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:279372

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Cape Surville South Bay Tasman Peninsular
Latitude -42.95805
Longitude 147.99416
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 5
Maximum depth in meters 5
Coordinate precision 50
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50
Footprint well known text POINT (147.994155884 -42.958053589)
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bruny
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Psp
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus tall open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 2.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7518
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7285
    Endemism 0.011854842
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011791381
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5026
    Occurrence Density 4.3209877 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.5242792 index
    Species Richness 0.90123457 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.968398
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.0886521
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.3664227
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 94.6641 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 163.41667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.815 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.029166667 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.33083335 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 70.65229 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 49.8225 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0109422
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.46709743 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.57373744 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.7968959
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.010888404
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.25357226
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 89.0725 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -24.011806 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -90.958336 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 44.43334 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 21.609167 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 13.072014 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.7 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 15.726945 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.587431 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.156677 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 5.681667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 11.669167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.5625 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3549805 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.078339 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 7.1395135 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.3408508 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.6266785 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.73584 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 19.838333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 11.926666 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 887.6 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 249.2 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 202.6 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 11.8 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.020331658
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 204.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 250.8 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean 3.332693 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -80.31756 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.94 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.14 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.88 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 21.62 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.48 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 7.08 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.38 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.24 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.08 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.42 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.496 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.86800003
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 139.64203 km/day
    Wind run - month max 173.00014 km/day
    Wind run - month min 111.59664 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.175 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.0229232 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.4 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.099999994 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.28460497 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.099999994 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 999.1768 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 88.888885 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.005851 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4257 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.056 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.9 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.099999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.44 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0016 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0039999997 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.109999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.230733 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.084041916 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6125628 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7569363
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.3664227
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 74.039955 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 19.46668 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7801201 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 68.12427
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 32.978043
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 5.885329 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 40.222763 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 111.45991 Gal
    Bulk density 1.6425 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 235.7755 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.69643 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 75.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 67.1 my
    Lithology - fertility 7.076923 index
    Lithology - mean age 291.775 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.465048 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.8267225 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -106.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.862
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.992
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.47
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.598
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 20.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.626
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 19441.69 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 70.19754 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 112.5407 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.5357144
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 20.73408 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 2328.7979 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 12.93294 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.5357144
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 1.520587
    Unreliable water retention parameters 34.375
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 53.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 0.38782 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 78.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 184.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.5279163 degrees
    Topographic relief 194.241 m
    Topographic roughness 15.2408 %
    Topographic slope (%) 12.00846 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2188 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 36.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 64.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0234 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7237 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 85.57143 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 110.25714 Day