Occurrence record: IMAS_MB_invertebrates:MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_INVERTEBRATE_ALL_DATA.1136

HumanObservation of Bovichtus angustifrons | thornfish recorded on 2006-06-14

Dataset

Data provider Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Condition of rocky reef communities around Tasmania: invertebrate surveys, Australia (1992-1995 and 2006-2007)
Institution Supplied institution code "IMAS"
Collection Supplied collection code "IMAS_MB_invertebrates"
Catalogue Number MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_INVERTEBRATE_ALL_DATA.1136
Occurrence ID MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_INVERTEBRATE_ALL_DATA.1136
Basis of record Human observation
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
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
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2006-06-14
Supplied date "2006-06-14T00:00:00"
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 issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:279372

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Eddystone Point South North East
Latitude -40.99447
Longitude 148.34607
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 10
Maximum depth in metres 10
Coordinate precision 50
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50
Footprint well known text POINT (148.346069336 -40.994468689)
Biome Marine

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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:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Cape Portland IBA
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Freycinet
    Climate
    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
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    Surface Geology of Australia Dgb5

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6686
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9136
    Endemism 0.010350855
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012400751
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 3212.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.168058 index
    Species Richness 900.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8182558
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.309998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.685417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 30.605 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0196347
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.019513423
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.34375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.89125 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.269989 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 718.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 206.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 153.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 156.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 207.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.95
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.61684 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.1118034 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.26999998 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1118034 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1184.696 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 2.4096386 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.51432 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 59.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bulk density 1.632924 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 39.4693 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.71
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.1929824
    Water holding capacity 50000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.7172 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 58.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0442002 degrees
    Topographic relief 41.09497 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.104507 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 8.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0122 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground