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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1921

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar

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.1921
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1149251","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1921"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1921
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Rowe, Dr Frank W.E. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"]
Identified date 1977
Collector ["Collection, Old"]
Supplied as "Old Collection"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1977

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1007701
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (H.L. Clark, 1911)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -33.833
Supplied as: "-33.833"
Longitude 151.333
Supplied as: "151.333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality east of Port Jackson
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, east of Port Jackson (33° 50' S, 151° 20' E)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33° 50' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 20' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Sydney Metro
    NRM Regions 2014 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2015 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 Greater Sydney
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Greater Sydney
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Greater Sydney
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Hawkesbury Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.3738
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.2691
    Endemism 0.03975504
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0662465
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6148
    Occurrence Density 16448.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.3658905 index
    Species Richness 2566.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.458333 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1305.1874 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.821435 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8137 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.79999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 19.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.59 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.43 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.952616 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 149.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -54.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.9030877 degrees