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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z3271

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 1998-10-18

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z3271
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:3271
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% Ethanol
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/1999
Collector ["Morrison, S.M."]
Supplied as "Morrison, S.M."
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 3 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 1999-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/1999

Event

Occurrence date 1998-10-18
Supplied date "18/10/1998"
Sampling protocol ["SCUBA"]
Event ID Woodside Dampier Expedition I 1998
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.4053
Supplied as: "-20.4053"
Longitude 116.935
Supplied as: "116.935"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA1/98/04
Island Legendre Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°24.32`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°56.11`E

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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:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 304014d5-a223-4bca-b7a8-80256e27a100
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.4053,116.935
    Related records
    Record UUID b416e44f-dcbb-41c5-8483-f0abdf1b9563
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.4053,116.9352
    Record UUID 81ca0287-4c3a-4bdc-b633-0ff3a7afc5e3
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.4053,116.9352
    Record UUID 5d0f2af2-e0f7-4391-a6d8-0dd5ca115a52
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.4053,116.9352

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2976
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.0207219
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.033568118
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1059.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.7161984 index
    Species Richness 453.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.06567657
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 198.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.428612 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.017357273
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -31.52585
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 33.078056 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.390278 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.170013 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 249.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 46.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 99.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.66667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 143.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.566668 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.466666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.566667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 26.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2833333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 263.4271 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.304795 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.72560316 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.304795 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 32022.71 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.079142 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8468 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.017 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.55 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.269999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.415407 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11589962 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.2104828 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 19.52701
    Bulk density 1.093793 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 21.758621 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 41.8 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 1.7034483
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.9664 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4226633 degrees
    Topographic relief 9.997258 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4828147 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.016 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0492 NDVI