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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F52774

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 1979-03-27

Dataset

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 F52774
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F52774
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 1985
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 5
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number BSS 33 DN
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [naturalist's dredge]
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Date identified 1985

Event

Field Number BSS 33 DN
Occurrence date 1979-03-27
Supplied date "1979-03-27T00:00:00\1979-03-27T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["naturalist's dredge"]
Event ID BSS 33 DN
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Eastern Bass Strait, 50 km NE of Babel Island
Latitude -39.6717
Supplied as: "-39.6717"
Longitude 148.775
Supplied as: "148.775"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Eastern Bass Strait, 50 km NE of Babel Island
Minimum depth in metres 293
Maximum depth in metres 329
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID BSS 33 DN

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    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 0.036355864
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 64.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9042623 index
    Species Richness 54.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 8.820833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 83392.14 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 58.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.047859 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4573 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.07 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.179999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.837402 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06727993 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.40966237 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 337.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -201.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.4536219 degrees