Occurrence record: Observations:12885901

HumanObservation of Ostracion cubicus | Yellow Boxfish recorded on 2017-03-10

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Catalog number 12885901
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/12885901
Basis of record Human observation
Identified date 2018-05-28T07:35:40Z
Observer Strazzari, T. Tony
Supplied as "Tony Strazzari"
User ID tonydiver
Rights © Tony Strazzari some rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC-Int
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User id tonydiver
Rightsholder Tony Strazzari
Dataset name iNaturalist research-grade observations
Establishment means wild
Occurrence status present
Collection code Observations
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-05-28
Supplied as 2018-05-28T07:35:40Z
Identification verification status research
Identification ID 28049776

Event

Record date 2017-03-10
Supplied date "2017-03-10T19:28:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2017/03/10 7:28 PM AEDT
Event time 08:28:00Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ostracion cubicus
Taxon rank species
Common name Yellow Boxfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Ostraciidae
Genus Ostracion
Species Ostracion cubicus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Latitude -32.7139872465
Longitude 152.1510529518
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Port Stephens NSW 2319, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 15.0
Biome Marine
Country code AU

Additional properties

num identification agreements 3
num identification disagreements 1
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/12885901

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Port Stephens - Great Lakes
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Port Stephens - Great Lakes
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Port Stephens - Great Lakes
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Port Stephens - Great Lakes
    Directory of Important Wetlands Port Stephens Estuary
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) All practices equal
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed = ploughed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Five practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) All practices equal
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Manning Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Paterson
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 PORT STEPHENS COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PATERSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PATERSON
    PSMA Localities (2018) PORT STEPHENS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7778
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.5453
    Endemism 0.034860097
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016470352
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 163.82716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.083974 index
    Species Richness 18.123457 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.9248252
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.0578446
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.35454097
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 130.28542 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 202.6 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 65.87 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.61 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.77943 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.24859 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 73.11081 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 101.375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 52.34 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5710534
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.150172 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.1197313 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 1.0120198
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.74805075
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.0119761145
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 155.82 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -28.910418 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -130.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 80.100006 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.12 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.796667 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 9.06 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.01 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 15.310833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.660004 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 9.75 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 18.55 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.3700256 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 2.6600037 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 10.230011 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.699173 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -3.2799988 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -2.7799988 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 7.720001 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.41 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 20.44 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9734768
    Aridity index - month max 2.2902987
    Aridity index - month min 0.42511696
    Evaporation - annual mean 133.1017 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 214.59898 mm
    Evaporation - month min 67.77704 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.59 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.15 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.84786 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.98941 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.37301 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.4202 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.59357 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.59357 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1314.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.01861064
    Precipitation - annual mean 109.141594 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.1270026
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.887147
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 314.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 77.55084 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.5907007
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.876591 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -1.8839995 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.91179067
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.09563374
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.69003624
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.015989497
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.096437454
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 314.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 155.22966 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 442.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -23.960098 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -123.369316 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 87.45262 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 10.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 16.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 8.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 16.575 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 8.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 34.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 12.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.24 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.676666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.63 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 16.86 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 41.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.3200073 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 2.8899841 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 12.019989 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 3.2476678 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 10.563334 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -0.16190325 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.9299927 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -3.2200012 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.890015 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 26.51 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 34.098267 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.22
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.34 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.9 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.1953845 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.34683222 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.4571619 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.4571619 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.038178682 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.24238837 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 311.53442 km/day
    Wind run - month max 336.2 km/day
    Wind run - month min 285.9 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.4666667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.8166666 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.1499996 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 7.2 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.5 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 4.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 4.4 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.04 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.54744864 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 901.81726 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.45055 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.059309 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0164 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.057000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 19.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.37 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0022 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0033999998 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.849999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.93 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.726583 Degrees C
    Social
    Age 40.6 years
    Age - prime group 23.9 Count
    Disadvantaged 973.786 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 7.9 %
    Education - vocational training 30.2 %
    Employment 3.1 %
    Home ownership 66.9 %
    Income - high 27.4 %
    Income - low 16.5 %
    Internet 56.1 %
    Population - change 7.5 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 61.8 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 4.0 %
    Work force - older 26.6 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7888848
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.35454097
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 76.738434 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 15.335204 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.6939911 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 70.99963
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 31.908686
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 4.9774246 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 37.72908 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 491.8177 Gal
    Bulk density 1.3173853 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 0.6308719 %
    Carbon store pre-European 62.38816 kgC/ha
    Clay % 7.9873853 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.8095022
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.42511696
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 81.25 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 216.66667 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 2.588 my
    Lithology - fertility 2.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 1.294 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.11193429 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.41296428 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 232.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.35
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.49
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 26.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.53
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 4989.977 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 38.78444 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 126.0265 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 0.9 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.4864678
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 23.12443 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1097.3743 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 7.116504 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 1.4864678
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.438535
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 80.51574 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 13.555753 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 161.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.66715264 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 72.855194
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 38.260525
    Water surplus - annual mean 6.70561 mm
    Water surplus - month max 49.07599 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.74175 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 129.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06198133 degrees
    Topographic relief 57.2059 m
    Topographic roughness 91.15523 %
    Topographic slope (%) 1.529298 %
    Valley bottom % 12.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 86.333336 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 128.11111 Day