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Occurrence record: Crustacean:Cr008785

PreservedSpecimen of Thenus australiensis | sand bug recorded on 1985-03-09

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Crustacean Collection
Catalog number Cr008785
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Crustacea:Cr008785
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.J. Davie
Identified date 2003
Type status paratype
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Crustacean
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2003

Event

Collecting date 1985-03-09
Supplied as year:1985  month:3  day:9 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Thenus australiensis
Taxon rank species
Common name sand bug
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Thenus
Species Thenus australiensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province NT
Locality N of Wessel Islands, Arafura Sea
Latitude -10.45
Longitude 136.3833333333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Malacostraca
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Arafura
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Sill
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.10706309
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 10.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.1639557 index
    Species Richness 9.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 175923.03 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 75.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.015019 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9399998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 15.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8541 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.31 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.609999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.94 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.24 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.945103 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06614659 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.42204443 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 2.0416667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -57.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.101108275 degrees