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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F111509

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 2005-11-29

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 F111509
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F111509
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|Unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D. O'Hara"]
Identified date 2005
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 10
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 SS10/2005 071
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, beam]
Dataset / Survey name [SS102005]
Date identified 2005

Event

Field Number SS10/2005 071
Occurrence date 2005-11-29
Supplied date "2005-11-29T22:35:00\2005-11-29T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["trawl, beam"]
Event ID SS10/2005 071
Dataset / Survey name [SS102005]
Date precision DAY
Event time 22:35:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality Perth Canyon
Latitude -31.9714
Supplied as: "-31.9714"
Longitude 115.1
Supplied as: "115.1"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Perth Canyon
Minimum depth in metres 848
Maximum depth in metres 1050
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Perth Canyon
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Perth Canyon Marine Park
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Canyon
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.111418
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 753.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.872072 index
    Species Richness 244.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 43844.004 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 39.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6337 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.053000003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.949999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0022 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0030999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.74 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.058813 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.044305213 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2128932 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 924.7083 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -864.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.778499 degrees