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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z26925

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 2008-08-17

Dataset

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 Z26925
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:26925
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% ethanol
Identified by ["O`Hara, T."]
Identified date 1/1/2009
Collector ["Gomez",", O.A.","Colquhoun",", J."]
Supplied as "Gomez, O.A. & Colquhoun, J."
Individual count 1
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Epibenthic sled]
Date identified 2009-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2009

Event

Occurrence date 2008-08-17
Supplied date "17/8/2008"
Sampling protocol ["Epibenthic sled"]
Event ID AIMS-WAM RV "Solander" Ningaloo Survey IV August 2008
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -22.0977
Supplied as: "-22.0977"
Longitude 113.825
Supplied as: "113.825"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality SOL4769/2008/1-011SL03
Island Ningaloo Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22°5`52"S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°49`30"E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5719
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.056126174
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.046799675
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2344.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.983033 index
    Species Richness 725.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4927.21 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 6.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 2.26E-4 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7774 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.81 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.01 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.58 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.41 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.941113 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.058007147 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.35724476 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 295.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -98.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9516114 degrees