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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z57020

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 11/09/1984

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 Z57020
Other catalog numbers ["888-84"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:57020
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Collector ["Marsh, L.M."]
Supplied as "Marsh, L.M."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Hand]

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "11/09/1984"
Sampling protocol ["Hand"]
Event ID WAM Scott & Seringapatam Reefs Survey 1984
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiolepididae
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis cincta
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -13.9198
Supplied as: "-13.9198"
Longitude 121.8438
Supplied as: "121.8438"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 9
Island North Scott Reef
Island group Scott and Seringapatam Reefs
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to gEarth
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13°55`11S"
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 121°50`38E"

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Scott Reef
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    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 0.022167932
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 893.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.70669 index
    Species Richness 398.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 252238.3 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 222.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6385 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.39 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.26 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.16 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.762693 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.035763003 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.14707726 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 900.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -114.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.403649 degrees