Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:K157

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number K157
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:389587
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:MarineInvertebrates:K157
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Dry Specimen
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:32789

Taxonomy

Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus (Müller & Troschel, 1843)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -34.8
Longitude 138.2
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gulf St Vincent
Coordinate precision 0.1
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 138 12 E
Verbatim latitude 34 48 S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016-04-14
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate precision not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
    Show/Hide 11 missing properties
    Show/Hide 43 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2014 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2015 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions St Vincent Gulf
    Marine
    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)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9866
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6892
    Endemism 0.04756563
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.088535465
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 22.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.523922 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15929.491 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 29.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.024086 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 10.697499 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.91 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.95 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.08 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.651705 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11233021 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0226467 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.833333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -19.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10959896 degrees