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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F222699

PreservedSpecimen of Macrophiothrix longipeda | Brittle Star recorded on 2016-11-15

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F222699
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Whole;specimenForm=wet;fixativeTreatment=ethanol 95%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Collector Museum Victoria|Olbers, J.
Supplied as "Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria; J Olbers"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2016-11-15
Supplied date "2016-11-15T00:00:00;2016-11-15T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata;Ophiuroidea;Ophiurida;Ophiotrichidae
Scientific name Macrophiothrix longipeda
Supplied scientific name "Macrophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Brittle Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Macrophiothrix
Species Macrophiothrix longipeda
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Africa, South Africa
Country South Africa
Locality Scottburgh, Aliwah Shoal
Latitude -30.2672
Longitude 30.8178
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Scottburgh, Aliwah Shoal
Minimum depth in meters 12
Maximum depth in meters 17
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources data provided with specimen(s)
Georeference protocol gps
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Continent Africa
Municipality Scottburgh

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Agulhas Current
    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Natal

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.021281525
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 36.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.390978 index
    Species Richness 31.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.66999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7221 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.014 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.11 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.64 100 x degrees C