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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F93162

Preserved specimen of Amphiura (Amphiura) magellanica Ljungman, 1867 | Brittle Star recorded on 1979-03-27

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 F93162
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F93162
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Identified date 2002
Collector Museum Victoria
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 6
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 BSS 34 DN
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol naturalist's dredge
Dataset / Survey name Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)
Date identified 2002

Event

Field number BSS 34 DN
Occurrence date 1979-03-27
Supplied date "1979-03-27T00:00:00\1979-03-27T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol naturalist's dredge
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Amphilepidida | Gnathophiurina | Amphiuroidea | Amphiuridae
Scientific name Amphiura (Amphiura) magellanica
Supplied scientific name "Amphiura magellanica Ljungman, 1867"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittle Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Amphiura
Species Amphiura magellanica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Ljungman, 1867
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Eastern Bass Strait, 55 km NE of Babel Island
Latitude -39.6367
Supplied as: "-39.6367"
Longitude 148.82
Supplied as: "148.82"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Eastern Bass Strait, 55 km NE of Babel Island
Minimum depth in metres 695
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID BSS 34 DN

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    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) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    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 0.060683284
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 55.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.726739 index
    Species Richness 45.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.320833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 92786.19 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 64.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.048023 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.2599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3892999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.019000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.37 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.37 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.91999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0037 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0018 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.389999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.65 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.93249 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06553489 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4018852 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 502.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -393.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.925484 degrees