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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z5308

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 1999-08-27

Dataset

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 Z5308
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:5308
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/2000
Collector ["Morrison",", S.M.",", P."]
Supplied as "Morrison, S.M. & P., et al."
Individual count 3
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 2000-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2000

Event

Occurrence date 1999-08-27
Supplied date "27/8/1999"
Sampling protocol ["SCUBA"]
Event ID Woodside Dampier Expedition III 1999
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.5105
Supplied as: "-20.5105"
Longitude 116.6465
Supplied as: "116.6465"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA3/99/37
Island Malus Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°30.63`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°38.79`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 040bba7f-ae18-44b2-a583-0fbdffae4e9d
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.5105,116.6465
    Related records
    Record UUID 64898579-78e2-4d39-ab19-ea588299b8b1
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.5105,116.6465
    Record UUID 890d676c-a483-4fc8-aecf-4d729d1606e1
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.5105,116.6465

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, 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 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9364
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0309
    Endemism 0.025561305
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.036312692
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 2199.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1775494 index
    Species Richness 862.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.3375 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18041.496 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 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.9017997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.031000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.85999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.96 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.51 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0014 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0016999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.07 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.65 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.08365 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.14854829 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.112594 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.05649679 degrees