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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F298952

Preserved specimen of Amphisbetia minima (Thompson, 1879) | Hydroid recorded on 1996-05-17


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F298952
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["J E. Watson"]
Identified date 1996
Collector ["Bird, L. Fiona","Museum Victoria","Phillips, M."]
Supplied as "Fiona L Bird - Museum Victoria | M Phillips"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field number VNPMS 87
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Quadrat/scuba]
Dataset / Survey name [VNPMS]
Date identified 1996


Field number VNPMS 87
Occurrence date 1996-05-17
Supplied date "1996-05-17T00:00:00\1996-05-17T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["Quadrat/scuba"]
Event ID VNPMS 87
Dataset / Survey name [VNPMS]
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Cnidaria | Hydrozoa | Leptothecatae | Conica | Sertulariidae
Scientific name Amphisbetia minima
Supplied scientific name "Amphisbetia minima (Thomson, 1879)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Hydroid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Hydrozoa
Order Leptothecata
Supplied as "Conica"
Family Sertulariidae
Genus Amphisbetia
Species Amphisbetia minima
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (Thompson, 1879)
Supplied as (Thomson, 1879)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Point Addis SE of point, 100-200 m offshore
Latitude -38.403
Supplied as: "-38.403"
Longitude 144.25
Supplied as: "144.25"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Point Addis SE of point, 100-200 m offshore
Minimum depth in metres 6
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID VNPMS 87

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Point Addis
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Point Addis
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Point Addis
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Point Addis
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Point Addis
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Point Addis
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Victoria
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.0069864895
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0076953173
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 23967.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3600717 index
    Species Richness 846.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 893.403 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.31 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.2732 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.56 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.82 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.01 100 x degrees C
    Water holding capacity 58000.0 mm
    Averaged Topographic Relief 144.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.7852204 degrees
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0094 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1497 NDVI