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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F227977

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 2015-12-05

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F227977
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F227977
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 95%|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 2016
Collector ["IN2015_C02 GAB BP Expedition - Ichthyology Team | IN2015_C02 GAB BP Expedition - Marine Invertebrates Team"]
Supplied as "IN2015_C02 GAB BP Expedition - Ichthyology Team | IN2015_C02 GAB BP Expedition - Marine Invertebrates Team"
Individual count 117
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number IN2015 C02 126
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [beam trawl]
Dataset / Survey name [IN2015_C02]
Date identified 2016

Event

Field Number IN2015 C02 126
Occurrence date 2015-12-05
Supplied date "2015-12-05T02:57:00\2015-12-05T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["beam trawl"]
Event ID IN2015 C02 126
Dataset / Survey name [IN2015_C02]
Date precision DAY
Event time 02:57:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | South Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Locality Great Australian Bight
Latitude -35.0428
Supplied as: "-35.0428"
Longitude 134.079
Supplied as: "134.079"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Great Australian Bight
Minimum depth in metres 367
Maximum depth in metres 409
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Compiler
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Franziska Althaus - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2015 C02 126

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Western Eyre
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Western Eyre
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Western Eyre
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Western Eyre
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Western Eyre
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Western Eyre Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.08891092
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 389.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8673434 index
    Species Richness 181.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 133644.69 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 89.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.048877 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6818 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.04 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.899998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.049999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.689999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.504324 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.041544802 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.18504852 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 290.95834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -326.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.6075904 degrees