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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:K780

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus recorded on 1964-07-18

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection code South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number K780
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:389667
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:SAMA:MarineInvertebrates:K780
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Dry Specimen
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Marine Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1964-07-18
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:32856

Taxonomy

Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus (Müller & Troschel, 1843)"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province South Australia
Latitude -33.5962
Longitude 134.7667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality West Island, N.E. corner
Minimum depth in meters 9.1
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 134 46 00 E
Verbatim latitude 33 35 46 S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2014 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2015 Eyre Peninsula
    NRM Regions 2017 Eyre Peninsula
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Eyre Peninsula
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Eyre
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 0.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4893
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2253
    Endemism 0.023218885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002244425
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 8.740741 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 2.0617285 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index 0.0
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.0 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months 0.0 mm/day
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season 0.0
    Precipitation - summer or winter season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 0.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 0.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 0.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 0.0 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 0.0 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max 0.0 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min 0.0 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.0 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.0 KPa
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12874.069 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 95.454544 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.15 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.4692999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.010000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.47 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 36.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.26 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.85 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.88 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.99 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.478691 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08553252 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.66788095 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 38.4 years
    Age - prime group 26.5 Count
    Disadvantaged 1008.73 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 7.6 %
    Education - vocational training 21.1 %
    Employment 48.9 %
    Home ownership 70.4 %
    Income - high 17.9 %
    Income - low 21.3 %
    Internet 48.7 %
    Population - change 2.4 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.8 %
    Work force - older 28.6 Count
    Substrate
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.0
    Crop factor - month max 0.0
    Crop factor - month min 0.0
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Water deficit - month max 0.0 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 0.0 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean 0.0 MPa
    Water potential - month max 0.0 MPa
    Water potential - month min 0.0 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 0.0
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Water stress index - month min 0.0
    Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 60.291668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7687508 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0072 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground