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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.23300

Preserved specimen of Ophioleuce brevispinum (H.L. Clark, 1911) recorded on 1988-08-25


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number J.23300
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1154009","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.23300"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:J.23300
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by O'Hara, Dr Tim D - Museum Victoria - Marine Invertebrates Laboratory  
Collector 1.  Hutchings, P.A.   2.  Party  
Supplied as "P.A. Hutchings & party"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [beam trawl]
Date identified 2004


Event ID
Occurrence date 1988-08-25
Sampling protocol beam trawl  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophioleuce brevispinum
Supplied scientific name "Ophioleuce brevispinum (H.L. Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophioleucidae
Genus Ophioleuce
Species Ophioleuce brevispinum
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophioleuce brevispinum (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (H.L. Clark, 1911)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -18.12932
Supplied as: "-18.12932"
Longitude 147.50116
Supplied as: "147.50116"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality east of Palm Passage
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[FR0688-20] Australia, Queensland, east of Palm Passage (18° 07' 46" S, 147° 30' 04" E) 25/08/1988 - 25/08/1988, beam trawl, Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 18° 7' 45.600" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 30' 4.200" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2019/11/19
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 153.0 frequency
    Species Richness 81.0 frequency