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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z11642

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 1999-09-06


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z11642
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/2000
Collector ["Morrison",", S.M.",", P.F."]
Supplied as "Morrison, S.M. & P.F., et al."
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 2000-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2000


Occurrence date 1999-09-06
Supplied date "6/9/1999"
Sampling protocol ["SCUBA"]
Event ID Woodside Dampier Expedition III 1999
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.6185
Supplied as: "-20.6185"
Longitude 116.4463
Supplied as: "116.4463"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA3/99/65
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°37.11`S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°26.78`E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 19018e15-b14e-4794-be7e-f5e5fa2e8c7e
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.6185,116.4463
    Related records
    Record UUID 4e2ad13b-33e4-4f23-b16c-c17c660c8568
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.6185,116.4463
    Record UUID 93dd3d45-6590-4bf3-89fa-a8f49b3ea43c
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.6185,116.4463

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi