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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F169328

Preserved specimen of Enypniastes eximia Théel, 1882 | Swimming sea cucumber recorded on 2008-12-25


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 F169328
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date /03/2010
Collector Thresher, R.|Staples, D.A.|Museum Victoria (Sciences)
Supplied as "R Thresher | D A. Staples - Museum Victoria (Sciences)"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Institution ID
Field number TN228 J2-387-006
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol bio grab
Dataset / Survey name Southern Seamounts Expedition - RV T.G. Thompson 2008-2009
Dataset Invertebrates
Date identified /03/2010


Field number TN228 J2-387-006
Occurrence date 2008-12-25
Supplied date "2008-12-25T07:00:00\2008-12-25T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol bio grab
Date precision DAY
Event time 07:00:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Elasipodida | Pelagothuriidae
Scientific name Enypniastes eximia
Supplied scientific name "Enypniastes eximia Théel, 1882"
Identified to rank species
Common name Swimming sea cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Elasipodida
Family Pelagothuriidae
Genus Enypniastes
Species Enypniastes eximia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Théel, 1882
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Southern Ocean | Australia | Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Z39? [southern seamount]
Latitude -44.3845
Supplied as: "-44.3845"
Longitude 147.262
Supplied as: "147.262"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Z39? [southern seamount]
Water body Southern Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 1921
Maximum depth in metres 1921
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original data
Terrestrial false
Continent OCEANIA
Supplied as Australia
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Huon
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Huon Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Pinnacle
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.087479584
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 769.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5524874 index
    Species Richness 187.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.029166 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 125893.8 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 95.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4196 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 15.75 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.486714 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06630244 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.39628688 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 581.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1890.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7437159 degrees