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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.84811

Preserved specimen of Cryosignum recorded on 1971-02-08


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.84811
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1361907","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.84811"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.84811
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Wilson, Dr George DF - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"]
Identified date 2010
Collector ["Richardson, M.D.","Oregon State University"]
Supplied as "Richardson, M. D. - Oregon State University"
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Van Veen Grab]
Date identified 2010


Occurrence date 1971-02-08
Sampling protocol ["Van Veen Grab"]
Event ID
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Cryosignum
Supplied scientific name "Cryosignum incisum (Richardson, 1908)"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Family Paramunnidae
Genus Cryosignum
Species Cryosignum incisum
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Cryosignum incisum (Richardson, 1908)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Richardson, 1908)


Country Antarctica
Latitude -64.77382
Supplied as: "-64.77382"
Longitude -64.07282
Supplied as: "-64.07282"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Anvers Island, Arthur Harbour, west of Palmer Station
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[Rich 10-5] Antarctica, Anvers Island, Arthur Harbour, west of Palmer Station (64° 46' 26" S, 64° 04' 22" W) 08/02/1971 - 08/02/1971, Van Veen Grab, Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 64° 46' 25.800" S
Marine false
Country Code AQ
Verbatim longitude 64° 4' 22.200" W

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/6/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Antarctic Peninsula and Weddell Sea
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 48
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Antarctic Peninsula
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.107869655
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 320.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1903496 index
    Species Richness 59.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.258333 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.55 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.85 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.056599997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.029000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.829998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 0.38 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.96999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0019999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 0.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.63 100 x degrees C