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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11070

Preserved specimen of Amphioplus Verrill, 1899 | Brittlestar recorded on 1912-09-02

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number J.11070
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1036694; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11070"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11070
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["O'Hara, T. D."]
Identified date 2001
Collector FIS "Endeavour"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2001
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "possible new species";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "possible new species";
Occurrence date 1912-09-02
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1015216
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amphioplus
Supplied scientific name "Amphioplus sp."
Identified to rank genus
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Amphioplus
Species Amphioplus sp.
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Amphioplus sp.
Scientific name authorship Verrill, 1899
Name parse type INFORMAL

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -37.5
Supplied as: "-37.500"
Longitude 150.6
Supplied as: "150.600"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 55km south east from Green Cape
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, 55km south east from Green Cape (37° 30' S, 150° 36' E) 02/09/1912 - 02/09/1912";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 37° 30' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 36' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Canyon
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    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 9.467277E-4
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6365142 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.558333 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 29694.377 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 68.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5861998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.81 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.59 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.13078 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06052575 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.35158584 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 609.9583 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4360.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.0610237 degrees