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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z4897

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 1998-10-19

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 Z4897
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:4897
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% Ethanol
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/1999
Collector ["Morrison, S.M."]
Supplied as "Morrison, S.M."
Individual count 6
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Hand]
Date identified 1999-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/1999

Event

Occurrence date 1998-10-19
Supplied date "19/10/1998"
Sampling protocol ["Hand"]
Event ID Woodside Dampier Expedition I 1998
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 -20.4286
Supplied as: "-20.4286"
Longitude 116.9597
Supplied as: "116.9597"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA1/98/06
Island Hauy Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°25.72`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°57.58`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    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 Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2976
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.0207219
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.033568118
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1059.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7161984 index
    Species Richness 453.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 256.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 4.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 82.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 136.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4217.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 369.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 312.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 28061.771 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.05482 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.031111 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.381042 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11589962 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.2104828 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 37.333332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17928384 degrees