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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F254746

PreservedSpecimen of Mesothuria | Sea Cucumber recorded on 2017-06-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F254746
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F254746
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | wet | ethanol 95%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date 05/03/2019
Collector O'Hara et. al IN2017 V03 abyss Marine Invertebrates Team
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number IN2017 V03 121
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre
Dataset name IN2017_V03 - Sampling the Abyss
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2019-03-05
Supplied as 05/03/2019

Event

Field number IN2017 V03 121
Collecting date 2017-06-13
Supplied date "2017-06-13T02:31:00\2017-06-13T03:31:00"
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre
Date precision Day
Event time 02:31:00\03:31:00
Event ID IN2017 V03 121

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Holothuriida | Mesothuriidae
Scientific name Mesothuria
Supplied scientific name "Mesothuria cathedralis Heding, 1940"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Common name Sea Cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Aspidochirotida
Supplied as "Holothuriida"
Family Synallactidae
Supplied as "Mesothuriidae"
Genus Mesothuria
Species Mesothuria cathedralis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Heding, 1940
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Coral Sea CMR, E of Curtis Island
Latitude -23.587
Longitude 154.194
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Coral Sea CMR, E of Curtis Island
Minimum depth in metres 1013
Maximum depth in metres 1093
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Location ID IN2017 V03 121
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Transition
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 7.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea

    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 0.11535627
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 57.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9700885 index
    Species Richness 54.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 253903.2 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 162.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -986.9197 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6116 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.019999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.11 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.519999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.184418 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.03301822 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.116682924 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 140.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -917.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8170255 degrees