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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11040

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 1970-06-20

Dataset

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 J.11040
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1036669","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11040"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.11040
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Oldfield, S.C."]
Identified date 1977
Collector ["Ponder, W.F.","Colman, P.H."]
Supplied as "W.F. Ponder & P.H. Colman"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1977

Event

Occurrence date 1970-06-20
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1030210
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
Supplied scientific name "Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiolepididae
Supplied as "Ophiuridae"
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis cincta
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1842

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -9.55
Supplied as: "-9.55"
Longitude 147.183
Supplied as: "147.183"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Taurama, 8 km south east of Port Moresby
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, Taurama, 8 km south east of Port Moresby (9° 33' S, 147° 11' E) 20/06/1970 - 20/06/1970";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9° 33' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147° 11' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Southeast Papua New Guinea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.037270147
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1257.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3281603 index
    Species Richness 753.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 575346.0 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.72999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.82 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 3.83 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8255 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.020000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.28 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.96 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0018999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.859999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.68 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.21441 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 538.0833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -44.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.846808 degrees