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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W7973

PreservedSpecimen of Thenus australiensis | sand bug recorded on 1979-02-19

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalogue Number W7973
Other catalogue numbers 1574116
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Crustacea:W7973
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:6141
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1979-02-19
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Thenus australiensis
Supplied scientific name "Thenus orientalis"
Taxon rank species
Common name sand bug
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Scyllaridae
Genus Thenus
Species Thenus australiensis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Lund, 1793)

Geospatial

Country 23
State or Territory 4
Locality 14 mls E. Yule Pt., 12 mls N. Yorkey's Knob, NEQ
Latitude -16.566667
Longitude 145.75
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 32.9m
Maximum depth in metres 36.6m
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5378
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 5.0861
    Endemism 0.048175994
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.6792
    Occurrence Density 75.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.2250686 index
    Species Richness 70.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25036.842 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 21.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.010293 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -29.853926 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.83 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.2599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.5916998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.19999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.019999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.66 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.97999996 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 23.269999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.529999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.318947 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06128744 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.39232624 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -27.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.006557193 degrees