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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F168046

Preserved specimen of Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907 | Brittlestar recorded on 2008-02-06

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F168046
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F168046
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|Unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D. O'Hara"]
Identified date 2009
Collector ["Salotti, Mark","Western Australian Museum","Slack-Smith, S.","Western Australian Museum"]
Supplied as "Mark Salotti - Western Australian Museum | S Slack-Smith - Western Australian Museum"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 3
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number RVS 4545 D104
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Date identified 2009

Event

Field Number RVS 4545 D104
Occurrence date 2008-02-06
Supplied date "2008-02-06T00:00:00"
Event ID RVS 4545 D104
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophiacanthida | Ophiacanthina | Ophiacanthidae
Scientific name Ophiacantha clavigera
Supplied scientific name "Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophiacanthida"
Family Ophiacanthidae
Genus Ophiacantha
Species Ophiacantha clavigera
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Koehler, 1907
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Ningaloo
Latitude -24.0137
Supplied as: "-24.0137"
Longitude 113.409
Supplied as: "113.409"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Ningaloo
Minimum depth in metres 56.6
Maximum depth in metres 57
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4144
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.026663387
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.040789243
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 263.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.872981 index
    Species Richness 159.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.5125 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3587.9133 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.015426 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4428 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.61 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.329998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.78 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.439999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.672474 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07570824 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.58138037 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 40.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -51.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16364531 degrees