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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F65929

Preserved specimen of Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871 | Northern Pacific Seastar

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 F65929
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F65929
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations dry|dried
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 1998
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
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset [Invertebrates]
Date identified 1998

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1998, Month: 1, Day:
Supplied as year:1998  month:1 
Date precision MONTH

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Asteroidea | Forcipulatida | Asteriidae
Scientific name Asterias amurensis
Supplied scientific name "Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871"
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Pacific Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Forcipulatida
Family Asteriidae
Genus Asterias
Species Asterias amurensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lütken, 1871
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Safety Beach, Dromana Mussel Farm
Latitude -38.32
Supplied as: "-38.32"
Longitude 144.98
Supplied as: "144.98"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Safety Beach, Dromana Mussel Farm
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.015251713
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.017248472
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 34057.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.363214 index
    Species Richness 2399.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6795787
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.53 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 56.011665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.76 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0998542
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.099251404
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.888332 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.513333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.649994 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 749.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 226.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 322.43976 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.1280625 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.09055385 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1031.4393 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 9.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 10.8995 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.62 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.78 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.58 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.797902 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.64324
    Bulk density 1.520907 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 30.251324 %
    Clay % 12.1254425 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 163.80914 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9166667 m
    Soil pedality 1.8013275
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.31662 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 165.95833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.53046227 degrees
    Topographic relief 17.56018 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.121337 %