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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F77900

Preserved specimen of Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880 | Maori Octopus recorded on 1985-02-03

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 Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F77900
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F77900
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["T N. Stranks"]
Identified date 1988
Collector CSIRO Marine Research
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number S01/85 41
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, Engels 152 midwater]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name [S01/85]
Dataset [Invertebrates]
Date identified 1988

Event

Field number S01/85 41
Occurrence date 1985-02-03
Supplied date "1985-02-03T09:15:00\1985-02-03T10:15:00"
Sampling protocol ["trawl, Engels 152 midwater"]
Event ID S01/85 41
Dataset / Survey name [S01/85]
Date precision DAY
Event time 09:15:00\10:15:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Mollusca | Cephalopoda | Coleoidea | Octopoda | Incirrata | Octopodidae
Scientific name Octopus maorum
Supplied scientific name "Octopus maorum Hutton, 1880"
Identified to rank species
Common name Maori Octopus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Cephalopoda
Order Octopoda
Family Octopodidae
Genus Octopus
Species Octopus maorum
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hutton, 1880
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality 65 km SE of Point Hicks
Latitude -38.1517
Supplied as: "-38.1517"
Longitude 149.9
Supplied as: "149.9"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 65 km SE of Point Hicks
Minimum depth in metres 444
Maximum depth in metres 440
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID S01/85 41

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.01779596
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 354.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5247593 index
    Species Richness 136.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 40466.043 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 58.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.011367 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1299996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.1773 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.52 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.859999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.84999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.29 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.893337 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.068904966 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4405089 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 341.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -423.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.19638 degrees