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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:K4123

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus recorded on 1981-07-29

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection code South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number K4123
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:389859
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:MarineInvertebrates:K4123
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Dry Specimen
Identified by Zeidler, W
Identified date 1984-10-
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Marine Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1984-10
Supplied as 1984-10-

Event

Collecting date 1981-07-29
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:33038

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 issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province South Australia
Latitude -33.25
Longitude 33.25
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 150 km SW of Eyre
Minimum depth in meters 61.0
Maximum depth in meters 61.0
Coordinate precision 0.01
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Verbatim longitude 033 15 E
Verbatim latitude 33 15 S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 416.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4127998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.81 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.55 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.58 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.289999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.47 100 x degrees C