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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F263150

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar recorded on 1980-04-11

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F263150
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F263150
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | dry
Identified by Mark O'Loughlin
Identified date 1990
Collector Warren, D.
Supplied as "D Warren"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1990

Event

Collecting date 1980-04-11
Supplied date "1980-04-11T00:00:00\1980-04-11T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asteroidea | Valvatida | Asterinidae
Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Patiriella calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Supplied as "Patiriella"
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | South Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Local government area Yankalilla (DC)
Locality Blow Hole Creek
Latitude -35.63
Longitude 138.17
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Blow Hole Creek
Minimum depth in metres 10
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2014 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2015 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by cool burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Fleurieu
    IBRA 7 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Fleurieu
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mount Lofty Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 FLEURIEU PENINSULA
    River Regions FLEURIEU PENINSULA
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mayo
    Local Government Areas 2011 Yankalilla (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Yankalilla
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE DC OF YANKALILLA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarrindjeri and Others Native Title Claim SCD2017/002
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 717
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) YANKALILLA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MAYO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MAYO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) WAITPINGA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    PSMA Wards (2018) FIELD WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Yankalilla (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Kanmantoo Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Cykk
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7775071.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -28.986105 t/ha
    Potassium -28.955809 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8556
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.015186212
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017245036
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 45176.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.337476 index
    Species Richness 2057.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7212124
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 54.642498 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.51 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0456756
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.045369092
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.865833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.453333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.910004 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83064276
    Aridity index - month max 2.3534281
    Aridity index - month min 0.115308195
    Evaporation - annual mean 123.00846 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16375.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 230.42842 mm
    Evaporation - month min 44.158466 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.35667 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 77.21604 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.46817 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 85.370575 %
    Humidity - month min relative 68.76394 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 68.76394 %
    Precipitation - annual 648.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 737.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 59.430126 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.6463166
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 321.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 24.496805 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98926884
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.010780626
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 113.52245 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 330.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.463333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 9.781667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.468536 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 6.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 22.44 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.07
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.6 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 252.43068 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 736.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 320.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 53.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 116.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 320.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 158.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3043.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 230.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02236068 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17804493 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2289.8777 m
    Remoteness index 3.6656792
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 2693.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 42.0 %
    Runoff - average 1182.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08606104 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.64111483 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 5.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 86.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.35 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 33.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3097453 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 511.96866 %
    Clay % 40.567516 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.15 index
    Ph - soil 8.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 4.0312104
    Water holding capacity 36750.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.19993 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 181.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 292.04166 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 224.0 m
    Elevation 298.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.4114423 degrees
    Topographic relief 212.0272 m
    Topographic slope (%) 11.84825 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2413 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 35.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 73.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 27.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0109 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 68.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 11.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4417 NDVI