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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z5306

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 1999-08-27

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z5306
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:5306
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/2000
Collector ["Morrison",", S.M.",", P."]
Supplied as "Morrison, S.M. & P., et al."
Individual count 3
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Date identified 2000-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2000

Event

Occurrence date 1999-08-27
Supplied date "27/8/1999"
Sampling protocol ["SCUBA"]
Event ID Woodside Dampier Expedition III 1999
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.501
Supplied as: "-20.501"
Longitude 116.6763
Supplied as: "116.6763"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA3/99/36
Island Malus Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°30.06`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°40.58`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    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 Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9364
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0309
    Endemism 0.025561305
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.036312692
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 2199.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1775494 index
    Species Richness 862.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06501663
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 196.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.143333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.023094047
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -26.398495
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.63375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.549168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.584991 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 246.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 48.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 139.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.95 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.25
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 185.54001 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14317821 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.60373837 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14317821 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18000.006 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.356939 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.465551 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14854829 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.112594 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 18.950956
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.9999 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.30737 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 24.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 19.871338 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8923194 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0517 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1889 NDVI