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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F30921

PreservedSpecimen of Abdopus | octopus recorded on 1981-01-21

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F30921
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F30921
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Identified by Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria
Identified date /12/1992
Collector Potter, M.|Queensland Fisheries
Supplied as "M Potter | Queensland Fisheries"
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /12/1992

Event

Collecting date 1981-01-21
Supplied date "1981-01-21T00:00:00\1981-01-21T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Abdopus
Supplied scientific name "Abdopus marginatus Taki, 1964"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Common name octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Abdopus
Species Abdopus marginatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Taki, 1964
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Near Cairns, Northern Queensland
Latitude -16.98
Longitude 145.98
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Near Cairns, Northern Queensland
Minimum depth in metres 22
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Label
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wet Tropic Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CAIRNS REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MULGRAVE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MULGRAVE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.019343223
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02723223
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Occurrence Density 7279.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.805368 index
    Species Richness 1203.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9004.42 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.03538 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -23.578466 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.88 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.79 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 6.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9250998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.011000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.31 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.869999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.66 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.079346 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.084542885 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.64588135 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 138.66667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -21.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.08298173 degrees