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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z101657

Preserved specimen of Ophiochasma stellata (Ljungman, 1867) recorded on 2017-10-19


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 Z101657
Other catalog numbers ["10029112"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Ethanol 100%
Identified by O`Hara, T.D.  
Collector , J.K. Keesing  
Supplied as "Keesing J.K."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [McKenna fish trawl nets]
Date identified 2019-01-01


Occurrence date 2017-10-19
Supplied as year:2017  month:10  day:19 
Sampling protocol McKenna fish trawl nets  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophiochasma stellata
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophiacanthida"
Family Ophiodermatidae
Genus Ophiochasma
Species Ophiochasma stellata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Ljungman, 1867)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.1331
Supplied as: "-20.1331"
Longitude 117.1812
Supplied as: "117.1812"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality W7/156
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 20°7`59.16"S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 117°10`52.32"E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 200.0 frequency
    Species Richness 105.0 frequency