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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W52243

PreservedSpecimen of Thenus australiensis | sand bug recorded on 2004-10-17

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Catalog number W52243
Other catalog numbers 1381633
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Crustacea:W52243
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:5611
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Trawl
Occurrence status present
Collection code Crustacea
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2004-10-17
Sampling protocol Trawl
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Thenus australiensis
Taxon rank species
Common name sand bug
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Thenus
Species Thenus australiensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Burton & Davie, 2007

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Great Barrier Reef, site 2572
Latitude -15.465
Longitude 145.535
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in meters 32m
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1293
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.008852288
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 265.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.107267 index
    Species Richness 187.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25250.904 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 27.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.045313 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -33.26105 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.8199997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.9666998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.28 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.5 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.351816 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07696575 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6040555 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 38.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1877744 degrees