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Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q005214

PreservedSpecimen of Comanthus briareus recorded on 1987-03-15

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Echinoderm Collection
Catalog number Q005214
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q005214
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by A. Hoggett
Identified date 1987
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Echinoderm
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1987

Event

Collecting date 1987-03-15
Supplied as year:1987  month:03  day:15 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Comanthus briareus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Crinoidea
Order Comatulida
Family Comatulidae
Supplied as "Comasteridae"
Genus Comanthus
Species Comanthus briareus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality North side of Gantheaume Point, Broome
Latitude -17.9833333333333
Longitude 122.183333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Crinoidea
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Canning
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid, with some growth in the warm season, but too dry for cropping
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF BROOME
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Rubibi Community
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Rubibi Community WCD2006/001
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 6180020.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6022
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5584
    Endemism 0.02094672
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.032429904
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 32.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2442.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6000714 index
    Species Richness 663.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.21535043
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 194.453 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 50.824417 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.049709927
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -16.566113
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.56 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.976 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.386993 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 668.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 26.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 355.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 536.4 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 17.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.96 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.74 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.24 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 22.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.52 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.28 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.88 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.779999 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 215.47456 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 588.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 24.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 5.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 127.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 241.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 187.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 452.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 221.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 112.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 54.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3132.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 345.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 297.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 296.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.47074407 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.69065183 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.47074407 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 16711.746 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.012052 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.572763 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.13405257 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.4701186 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Bulk density 1.3673913 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 4.6576085 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.744
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.8630434
    Water holding capacity 41000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.49533 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 293.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 100.333336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Elevation 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6329101 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.972364 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.2228175 %
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr