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Occurrence record: OtherInverts:G139827

PreservedSpecimen of Ophiolepis superba recorded on 2005-02-03

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Other Invertebrates
Catalog number G139827
Other catalog numbers 2137990
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.OtherInverts:G139827
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Seabed Biodiversity Project Team
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:22603
Identification qualifier cf
Individual count 6
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Sled - Epibenthic
Occurrence status present
Collection code OtherInverts
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2005-02-03
Sampling protocol Sled - Epibenthic
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis superba
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiolepididae
Supplied as "Ophiuridae"
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis superba
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Clark, 1915

Geospatial

Country 23
State / Province 4
Latitude -11.286078
Longitude 143.634962
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 30.3m
Maximum depth in meters 29.1m
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 500.0
Biome Marine

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.006450761
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 122.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.171534 index
    Species Richness 73.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 83438.88 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 71.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.156119 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -33.811558 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.3399997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.4 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2087998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.52 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.399998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.94 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.84999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.97 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.035234 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06091437 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.38827422 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 37.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.5398648 degrees