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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F73265

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus | Seastar recorded on 1982-02-08

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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F73265
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Dry
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date 1982
Collector Museum Victoria|Jordan, C.
Supplied as "Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria; C Jordan"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number WPNPA 32
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Dataset name WPNPA - Wilsons Promontory National Parks Association Survey
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1982

Event

Field number WPNPA 32
Collecting date 1982-02-08
Supplied date "1982-02-08T00:00:00;1982-02-08T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Day
Event ID WPNPA 32

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata;Asteroidea;Spinulosida;Echinasteridae
Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus (Müller & Troschel, 1843)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Seastar
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
Scientific name authorship (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Wilsons Promontory, N Shore of Small Bay, 2.5 km N of South East Point
Latitude -39.11
Longitude 146.427
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Wilsons Promontory, N Shore of Small Bay, 2.5 km N of South East Point
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Wilsons Promontory
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Wilsons Promontory
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Wilsons Promontory
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Wilsons Promontory
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2014 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2015 West Gippsland
    NRM Regions 2017 West Gippsland
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by hot burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 West Gippsland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Wilsons Promontory
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Wilsons Promontory
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH GIPPSLAND
    River Regions SOUTH GIPPSLAND
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wilsons Promontory Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Dg259
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Victorian Uplands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Beef numbers 581815.0 dse
    Dairy numbers 649219.0 dse
    Natural resource management expenditure 4641911.0 $
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Sheep numbers 30254.0 dse
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.417
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8271
    Endemism 0.016262712
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014570077
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 15.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 44.098766 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.1930146 index
    Species Richness 7.234568 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.3522077
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.080233
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.27212214
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 86.65473 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 145.88286 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.86 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.086428575 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.485 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.05785714 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 86.30095 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 36.880714 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9550433
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.0214379 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.8643035 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.46847507
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.046884526
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.1278669
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 126.101425 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -0.35378042 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -98.649284 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 82.85785 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 23.510714 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.236905 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.105 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.960953 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.341548 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.629303 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.278571 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.202857 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.9485779 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.5492859 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 6.98999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 5.6194024 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.4728394 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.7528687 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 3.673584 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.907856 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 14.926429 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.302726
    Aridity index - month max 3.119777
    Aridity index - month min 0.28793988
    Evaporation - annual mean 95.93992 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17538.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 173.64737 mm
    Evaporation - month min 35.9 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.045714285 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.385 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.030714285 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 87.1081 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 84.7177 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.06288 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 89.64299 %
    Humidity - month min relative 79.38179 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 79.38179 %
    Precipitation - annual 1220.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1135.1428 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.08357496
    Precipitation - annual mean 85.50102 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.6459275
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.6069455
    Precipitation - autumn 260.0 mm
    Precipitation - autumn reliability 55.0 %
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 395.14285 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 48.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 178.57143 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9639875
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.8451613 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.6576134 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 31.428572 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.45338976
    Precipitation - spring 252.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.006588832
    Precipitation - spring reliability 79.0 %
    Precipitation - summer 156.0 mm
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.15537073
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -1.1980253
    Precipitation - summer reliability 50.0 %
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 181.57143 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 120.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 35.285713 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 398.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter 341.0 mm
    Precipitation - winter reliability 88.0 %
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -10.438892 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -123.64737 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 76.1 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 13.985714 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 6.9285717 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 22.12857 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 23.528572 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.8428574 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 14.29595 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 5.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 49.285713
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.77143 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.1285715 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.661072 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.214286 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.986488 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.100006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.807857 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.457143 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.885715 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 10.749286 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 5.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.657143 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.39857143 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 41.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 2.0828552 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.3814392 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 8.659302 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 2.0071433 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.674591 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -1.6507334 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.7764282 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.7728577 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 4.6971436 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.041428 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 33.3225 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.94142854
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.642858 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 20.985714 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.785715 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.0 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.11360283 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.1810836 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.33890545 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.33890545 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.015545607 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.07327759 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 339.2583 km/day
    Wind run - month max 377.4801 km/day
    Wind run - month min 301.6 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.1 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.633333 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.3 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.0 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.6 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.7 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.1 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.1 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14035669 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 833.54803 m
    Remoteness index 7.599137
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7193.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 13.0 %
    Runoff - average 14360.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 86.33093 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.288701 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09720689 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7475117 mg/m^3
    Social
    Age 47.2 years
    Age - prime group 19.4 Count
    Disadvantaged -9671.838 points (mean=1000)
    Education - degrees 10.2 %
    Education - vocational training 25.1 %
    Employment 29.3 %
    Home ownership 73.8 %
    Income - high 19.4 %
    Income - low 22.3 %
    Internet 48.9 %
    Population - change 0.0 count
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.1 people/km^2
    Unemployment rate 2.4 %
    Work force - older 31.8 Count
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.81840867
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.27716768
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 36.475014 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 3.6048157 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.47944888 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 73.65678
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 24.945091
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 18.055916 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 87.18222 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 57.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.6 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 20.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies -78.33716 Gal
    Bulk density 1.4078431 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic -10398.951 %
    Carbon store pre-European 231.51968 kgC/ha
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.77972585
    Crop factor - month max 0.9
    Crop factor - month min 0.3211833
    Erodibility 2.0 k factor
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 81.25 %
    Erosivity 1253.0 MJ mm/ha/hr
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 12.2 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 391.4 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.5926208 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.0863599 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -24.0 nT
    Moisture - average 78.0 %
    Moisture - variability 4.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82857144
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.27571428
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.46285713
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 28.428572
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.49142855
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 19081.117 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 99.535126 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 242.61447 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.7960784
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 44.74119 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 3226.9722 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 18.355568 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 1.7960784
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 3.799861
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water deficit - month max 55.659927 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 10.196377 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 84000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 148.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.51731515 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 70.17532
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 28.906496
    Water surplus - annual mean 16.456797 mm
    Water surplus - month max 80.22 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.4388 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 23.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 492.91666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 26.0 m
    Elevation 174.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Slope length 1000.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 12.122188 degrees
    Topographic relief 150.9065 m
    Topographic roughness 50.05568 %
    Topographic slope (%) 15.58439 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0723 EVI
    NDVI Mean 78.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3942 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 62.333332 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 145.53334 Day