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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.4495

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus recorded on 1924-03-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number J.4495
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1047048; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.4495
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.4495
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Mcneill, A. Frank|Australian Museum
Supplied as "McNeill, Frank A. - Australian Museum"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1924-03-01
Supplied date "1924-03"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1016662

Taxonomy

Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1843
Accepted name usage Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Shellharbour (C)
Latitude -34.583
Longitude 150.866
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Shell Harbour
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Shell Harbour (34° 35' S, 150° 52' E) /03/1924 - /03/1924";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 52' E
Verbatim latitude 34° 35' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/12
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Illawarra
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Illawarra
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WOLLONGONG COAST
    River Regions WOLLONGONG COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gilmore
    Local Government Areas 2011 Shellharbour (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Shellharbour
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHELLHARBOUR CITY COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 12
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3015
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SHELLHARBOUR - FLINDERS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIAMA - SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ILLAWARRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITLAM
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITLAM
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KIAMA - SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Major Cities of Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) MAJOR URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 250,000 TO 999,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) WOLLONGONG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) WOLLONGONG
    Statistical Local Areas Shellharbour (C)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Hawkesbury-Shoalhaven Plateaus
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Removed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0798
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.4667
    Endemism 0.031101162
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03516314
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 14.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 78638.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3394003 index
    Species Richness 2895.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7041162
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 81.85 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 93.9525 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 50.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.62496924
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.59746087
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.964167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 14.245 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.350006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.8455569
    Aridity index - month max 1.8916032
    Aridity index - month min 0.4171892
    Evaporation - annual mean 138.06075 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 215.72945 mm
    Evaporation - month min 67.13882 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.2 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.58 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.00091 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 75.59968 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.116005 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.0473 %
    Humidity - month min relative 72.813095 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 72.813095 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1190.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 102.39954 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.17832968
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 228.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 64.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 199.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6503503
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5354824
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 358.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 146.24121 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 405.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 21.071667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 12.814167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.12 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.88 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.08
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.44 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 325.3246 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1377.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 285.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 31.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 388.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 178.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 476.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 74.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 90.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3415.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 202.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1050.4427 m
    Remoteness index 0.11
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.028935 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.23752 Degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 388.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 126.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.2 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3098867 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9630.232 %
    Clay % 47.988667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 44.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.78
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.9083123
    Water holding capacity 79000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.84672 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 80.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 135.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 3.0 m
    Elevation 3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.85160583 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.37432 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.234685 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.33 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 57.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 11.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 20.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 68.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0235 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5266 NDVI