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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F89450

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 1994-05-23

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 F89450
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F89450
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 2001
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number SLOPE 203
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Smith-McIntyre grab]
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date identified 2001

Event

Field Number SLOPE 203
Occurrence date 1994-05-23
Supplied date "1994-05-23T13:00:00\1994-05-23T13:10:00"
Sampling protocol ["Smith-McIntyre grab"]
Event ID SLOPE 203
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date precision DAY
Event time 13:00:00\13:10:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | South Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Locality Off Murray River mouth Encounter Bay
Latitude -37.0237
Supplied as: "-37.0237"
Longitude 137.737
Supplied as: "137.737"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Off Murray River mouth Encounter Bay
Minimum depth in metres 403
Maximum depth in metres 369
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID SLOPE 203

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Murray
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Murray
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Murray
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Murray
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Murray
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Murray
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Murray Marine Park
    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) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    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 0.04458009
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 49.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5096054 index
    Species Richness 37.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.745833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 126419.51 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 110.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.9569 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.76 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.289999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.63 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.03 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.21 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.48168 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.049452312 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.24374665 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 811.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -417.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 11.978439 degrees