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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F52899

Preserved specimen of Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907 | Brittlestar recorded on 1984-10-22

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 F52899
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F52899
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 1985
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
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 S05/84 64
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [WHOI epibenthic sled]
Dataset / Survey name [S05/84]
Date identified 1985

Event

Field Number S05/84 64
Occurrence date 1984-10-22
Supplied date "1984-10-22T08:20:00\1984-10-22T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["WHOI epibenthic sled"]
Event ID S05/84 64
Dataset / Survey name [S05/84]
Date precision DAY
Event time 08:20:00

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 | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Southern Ocean, 15 km E of Cape Connella
Latitude -43.41
Supplied as: "-43.41"
Longitude 147.542
Supplied as: "147.542"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Southern Ocean, 15 km E of Cape Connella
Minimum depth in metres 82
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID S05/84 64

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bruny
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4886
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6825
    Endemism 0.013394525
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.056280877
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 219.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.708114 index
    Species Richness 135.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.725 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14358.673 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 19.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.02628 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.4599999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2956998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.82 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.759999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.85 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.57 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 11.94 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.41 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.926407 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10599822 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.8403064 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -89.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11534666 degrees