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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F242198

PreservedSpecimen of Comanthus gisleni | Feather Star recorded on 2012-10-17

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 F242198
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F242198
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | Wet | ethanol 95% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Kate M. Naughton - Museum Victoria
Identified date 18/07/2014
Collector Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied as "Dr Belinda Alvarez de Glasby - Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery"
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
Field number SS2012t07 7
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Benthic Sled
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2014-07-18
Supplied as 18/07/2014

Event

Field number SS2012t07 7
Collecting date 2012-10-17
Supplied date "2012-10-17T00:00:00\2012-10-17T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol Benthic Sled
Date precision Day
Event ID SS2012t07 7

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Crinoidea | Comatulida | Comasteridae
Scientific name Comanthus gisleni
Supplied scientific name "Comanthus gisleni Rowe et al., 1986"
Taxon rank species
Common name Feather Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Crinoidea
Order Comatulida
Family Comatulidae
Supplied as "Comasteridae"
Genus Comanthus
Species Comanthus gisleni
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Rowe et al., 1986
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Northern Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Locality Arafura Sea
Latitude -11.2247
Longitude 134.748
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Arafura Sea
Minimum depth in metres 20.3
Maximum depth in metres 24.1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources data provided with specimen(s)
Georeference protocol unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Arafura
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0453456
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 75.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.938387 index
    Species Richness 57.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 104289.04 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 69.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.04384 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 24.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6692998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.96999997 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.44 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.21 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 24.949999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.679998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.067862 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.080468036 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5828497 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 30.333334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1327878 degrees