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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z29545

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 9/6/2008

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 Z29545
Other catalog numbers ["050553BG"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:29545
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% Ethanol
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Identified date 1/1/2010
Collector ["Keesing, J."]
Supplied as "Keesing, J."
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Epibenthic dredge]
Date identified 2010-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2010

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "9/6/2008"
Sampling protocol ["Epibenthic dredge"]
Event ID CSIRO FV "Eylandt Pearl" Kimberley/Dampier Peninsula Survey June 2008
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -18.3794
Supplied as: "-18.3794"
Longitude 121.8714
Supplied as: "121.8714"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CC0804/GB2873
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Report
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 18°22`46"S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 121°52`17"E

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    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Canning
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    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 0.027781961
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 80.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9465165 index
    Species Richness 57.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.4375 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7154.445 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 8.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.490608 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 3.9299998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 9.834 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.63 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.97999996 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 22.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.58 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.537683 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10641215 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.0303893 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.958333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11509914 degrees