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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F149756

PreservedSpecimen of Mesothuria | Sea Cucumber recorded on 2007-06-17

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F149756
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F149756
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | Wet | Unfixed ethanol | ethanol 70%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date 2007
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number SS05/2007 069
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Dataset name CERF
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2007

Event

Field number SS05/2007 069
Collecting date 2007-06-17
Supplied date "2007-06-17T14:32:00\2007-06-17T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Date precision Day
Event time 14:32:00
Event ID SS05/2007 069

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Holothuriida | Mesothuriidae
Scientific name Mesothuria
Supplied scientific name "Mesothuria Ludwig, 1894"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Sea Cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Aspidochirotida
Supplied as "Holothuriida"
Family Synallactidae
Supplied as "Mesothuriidae"
Genus Mesothuria
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Ludwig, 1894
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Northwestern Australia, Mermaid L24 transect
Latitude -16.6447
Longitude 119.136
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Northwestern Australia, Mermaid L24 transect
Minimum depth in metres 991
Maximum depth in metres 998
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Argo-Rowley Terrace
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Argo-Rowley Terrace
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Argo-Rowley Terrace
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Argo-Rowley Terrace Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.13297674
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 268.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.64269 index
    Species Richness 129.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 261597.27 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 331.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1072 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.69 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.98 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.56 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.237476 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.029054796 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.10400058 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 273.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1005.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4899842 degrees