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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:F3318

Preserved specimen of Masturus lanceolatus (Liénard, 1840) | Trunkfish recorded on 1965-07-31


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number F3318
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:4509"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations C
Collector Glover, C.J. M  
Supplied as "Glover, C J M"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 3 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE


Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:87720
Occurrence date 1965-07-31
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Masturus lanceolatus
Supplied scientific name "Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Trunkfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Supplied as "Actinopteri"
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Molidae
Genus Masturus
Species Masturus lanceolatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Liénard, 1840)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -35.7167
Supplied as: "-35.7167"
Longitude 137.95
Supplied as: "137.9500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Hog Bay
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 35 43 00 S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 137 57 00 E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 425b878d-4847-4ba7-9e1c-21e7dd403dbb
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840)
    Coordinates -35.7167,137.95
    Related records
    Record UUID 52f37d48-85dc-4e5e-9652-baa03184c480
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840)
    Coordinates -35.7167,137.95
    Record UUID 4cc9381b-de75-4da7-8fc7-d2c8a63e6f2f
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840)
    Coordinates -35.7167,137.95
    Record UUID 7dc9288c-90c9-4b34-b143-d9eb979311dd
    Data Resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Masturus lanceolatus (Lienard, 1840)
    Coordinates -35.7167,137.95

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Encounter
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Kangaroo Island
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Kangaroo Island
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions St Vincent Gulf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7573
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.01950986
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022355944
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 6739.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1755815 index
    Species Richness 1373.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.50980616
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 57.22091 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 42.862953 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.9745455 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0904545
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08966502
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.492424 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.447273 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.937256 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 564.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 249.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 52.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 52.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 254.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.875 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.875 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.225 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.425 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.75 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.975 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4575 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.9925
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.675 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.975 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.85 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 258.58755 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.495833 °C
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 20497.28 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.016979 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5783 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.58 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.81 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 13.009999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.56 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.629059 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.092711985 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7117725 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.5992308 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 41.347286 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9775
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.256561
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.83773 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 145.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -11.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.34752667 degrees
    Topographic relief 67.49898 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3774394 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0037 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.1111 NDVI