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Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q004331

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 1986-07-25

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Echinoderm Collection
Supplied collection code "Echinoderm"
Catalog number Q004331
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q004331
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by ["L. Vail"]
Identified date 1986
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 1986

Event

Occurrence date 1986-07-25
Supplied as year:1986  month:07  day:25 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
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
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality NE side West Island, Ashmore Reef
Latitude -12.236667
Supplied as: "-12.2366666666667"
Longitude 122.966667
Supplied as: "122.966666666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Ophiuroidea
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 049d409f-6652-4f32-a672-19c7838482b3
    Data Resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiolepis cincta
    Coordinates -12.236667,122.966667
    Related records
    Record UUID 37490842-9202-4856-8473-3f4cdf02092a
    Data Resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiolepis cincta
    Coordinates -12.236667,122.966667

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ashmore Reef
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Ashmore Reef IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    RAMSAR wetland regions Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Indian Tropical Islands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Timor Sea Coral Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Ashmore Reef Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1064
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.04365642
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 5980.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.9163146 index
    Species Richness 1766.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 281628.47 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 4.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.5E-4 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.2799997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.1212 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.009000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.11 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.05 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.289999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.539999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.551363 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07374843 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4872303 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 202.33333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0125442 degrees