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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W46020

PreservedSpecimen of Thenus australiensis | sand bug recorded on 2005-11-20

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalogue Number W46020
Other catalogue numbers 1355564
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Crustacea:W46020
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:5611
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Trawl
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2005-11-20
Sampling protocol Trawl
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Thenus australiensis
Taxon rank species
Common name sand bug
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Thenus
Species Thenus australiensis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Burton & Davie, 2007

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Great Barrier Reef, site 2302
Latitude -23.255
Longitude 151.685
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Maximum depth in metres 39.8m
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Mackay-Capricorn
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) GLADSTONE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.173
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.01819275
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.036961373
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 197.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7281632 index
    Species Richness 131.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 61861.668 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.023328 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -40.928604 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2275 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.19999999 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.189999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.119999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.443928 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05423761 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.30542588 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.041668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -36.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.87983465 degrees