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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F98676

Preserved specimen of Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871 | Northern Pacific Seastar recorded on 2004-01-08

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 F98676
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F98676
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 2004
Collector ["Holliday, I."]
Supplied as "I Holliday"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 3
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [hand]
Date identified 2004

Event

Occurrence date 2004-01-08
Supplied date "2004-01-08T00:00:00\2004-01-08T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["hand"]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Asteroidea | Forcipulatida | Asteriidae
Scientific name Asterias amurensis
Supplied scientific name "Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871"
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Pacific Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Forcipulatida
Family Asteriidae
Genus Asterias
Species Asterias amurensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lütken, 1871
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Norman, point
Latitude -38.65
Supplied as: "-38.65"
Longitude 145.72
Supplied as: "145.72"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Norman, point
Minimum depth in metres 0
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) West Gippsland
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Victoria
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 38441 Anderson Inlet Flood- and Ebb-tide Delta
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8537
    Endemism 0.014107975
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01727713
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 49823.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0387828 index
    Species Richness 1266.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4189.8877 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.3199997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.7118998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.37 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.86 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.18 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    Water holding capacity 44000.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 68.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.33054474 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 38.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0168 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground