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Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q005258

PreservedSpecimen of Colochirus quadrangularis recorded on 1987-09-29

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 Echinoderm Collection
Catalog number Q005258
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q005258
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by L. Vail
Identified date 1988
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Echinoderm
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1988

Event

Collecting date 1987-09-29
Supplied as year:1987  month:09  day:29 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Colochirus quadrangularis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Dendrochirotida
Family Cucumariidae
Genus Colochirus
Species Colochirus quadrangularis
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 Flat Top Shoal, Timor Sea
Latitude -12.2696666666667
Longitude 129.243333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Holothuroidea
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bonaparte Gulf
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY

    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 0.04786811
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 246.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.168555 index
    Species Richness 194.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 95682.625 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 101.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.081117 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.98999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3999999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.5099998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.4851999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 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 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.359999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.94 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.57 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.6697 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08486244 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.64549285 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 31.916666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -27.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.107858375 degrees