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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15765

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 1978-12-11

Dataset

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.15765
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1021012; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15765"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15765
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Hoggett, Dr Anne - Australian Museum - Lizard Island Research Station"]
Identified date 1982
Collector FRV "Kapala"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1982

Event

Occurrence date 1978-12-11
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1057984
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -33.733
Supplied as: "-33.733"
Longitude 151.8
Supplied as: "151.800"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality east of Long Reef
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[K78-27-01] Australia, New South Wales, east of Long Reef (33° 44' S, 151° 48' E) 11/12/1978 - 11/12/1978";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 33° 44' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 48' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1175
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.031328257
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 2088.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.402885 index
    Species Richness 486.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.6 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 19309.268 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 48.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.014415 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6376 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.21 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.96999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.439999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.874317 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.052482285 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2748915 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 222.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -237.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2180916 degrees