Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99681

PreservedSpecimen of Bellorchestia pravidactyla recorded on 1995-01-21


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number P.99681
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2168242; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99681
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99681
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Hughes, Dr. Lauren Elizabeth - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Identified date 2017
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2017


Collecting date 1995-01-21
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1236708


Scientific name Bellorchestia pravidactyla
Supplied scientific name "Bellorchestia pravidactyla (Haswell, 1880)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Talitridae
Genus Bellorchestia
Species Bellorchestia pravidactyla
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Haswell, 1880)
Accepted name usage Bellorchestia pravidactyla (Haswell, 1880)


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -41.62638
Longitude 148.31464
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Little Beach
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Tasmania, Little Beach (41° 37' 35" S, 148° 18' 53" E) 21/01/1995 - 21/01/1995";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 148° 18' 52.736" E
Verbatim latitude 41° 37' 35" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/2/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Little Beach
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Little Beach
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Little Beach
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Little Beach
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Freycinet
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Break O'Day
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Geological Regions of Australia Northeast Tasmania Region
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Vegetation types - native Other grasslands,herblands, sedgelands and rushlands
    Vegetation types - present Other grasslands, herblands, sedgelands and rushlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7309
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8201
    Endemism 0.005251121
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0075435815
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 387.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.181194 index
    Species Richness 225.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.97097605
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 31.403076 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 63.568268 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 46.564617 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9966322
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0033613956
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.474743 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.830384 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.26538 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.88627577
    Aridity index - month max 2.0261424
    Aridity index - month min 0.31024894
    Evaporation - annual mean 93.79743 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 168.3337 mm
    Evaporation - month min 31.8166 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.038461536 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.35 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.025384614 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 85.60205 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.756775 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.39054 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.87359 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.09311 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.09311 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 799.6667 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 62.462402 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.050250072
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 178.16667 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 51.239616 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.666667 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 172.5 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.94479555
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.058108732
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 215.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 72.23962 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.666666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 247.83333 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.616667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 19.85 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 16.73359 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.916667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.2889104 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.476044 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.266666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.293077 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.083334 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.55 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 20.976923 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0333333
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.223077 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.066668 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.666666 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 15.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 144.72197 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1010.09125 m
    Remoteness index 6.0103183
    Water Observations From Space 66.666664 Percentage
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.37632 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08989132 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.69841385 mg/m^3
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.7 people/km^2
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 75.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.21 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1959013 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -11815.278 %
    Clay % 39.40236 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.78499997
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9816667
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.366953
    Water holding capacity 59000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 80.48316
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.88035 Weathering Intensity Index
    Aspect 151.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 432.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 6.0 m
    Elevation 140.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 11.998308 degrees
    Topographic relief 49.35777 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.667512 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2426 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 16.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 58.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 42.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4589 NDVI