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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F98689

Preserved specimen of Enypniastes eximia Théel, 1882 | Swimming sea cucumber recorded on 2003-05-25

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 F98689
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F98689
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet | unfixed ethanol | ethanol 70%
Identified date 2004
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 TAN0308 077
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Invertebrates
Date identified 2004

Event

Field number TAN0308 077
Occurrence date 2003-05-25
Supplied date "2003-05-25T00:00:00\2003-05-25T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Elasipodida | Pelagothuriidae
Scientific name Enypniastes eximia
Supplied scientific name "Enypniastes eximia Théel, 1882"
Identified to rank species
Common name Swimming sea cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Elasipodida
Family Pelagothuriidae
Genus Enypniastes
Species Enypniastes eximia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Théel, 1882
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Tasman Sea
Country Australia
Locality Lord Howe plateau, site 9
Latitude -32.1117
Supplied as: "-32.1117"
Longitude 161.782
Supplied as: "161.782"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Lord Howe plateau, site 9
Water body Tasman Sea
Minimum depth in metres 1130
Maximum depth in metres 1147
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.15968782
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 16.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.6859453 index
    Species Richness 15.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 455814.72 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 304.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.54 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9977999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.12 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 17.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.31 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.555408 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.0436958 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.19514866 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 141.79167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1119.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.78228384 degrees