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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J4678

Preserved specimen of Leptomithrax gaimardii (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) | Great Spider Crab recorded on 1980-11-04

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 J4678
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:J4678
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["S W. Gunn"]
Identified date 1983
Collector ["Museums Victoria","Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number BSS 117 S
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [WHOI epibenthic sled]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Dataset [Invertebrates]
Date identified 1983

Event

Field Number BSS 117 S
Occurrence date 1980-11-04
Supplied date "1980-11-04T15:30:00\1980-11-04T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["WHOI epibenthic sled"]
Event ID BSS 117 S
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Date precision DAY
Event time 15:30:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Multicrustacea | Malacostraca | Eumalacostraca | Eucarida | Decapoda | Pleocyemata | Brachyura | Majidae | Majinae
Scientific name Leptomithrax gaimardii
Supplied scientific name "Leptomithrax gaimardii (Milne Edwards, 1834)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Great Spider Crab
Supplied common name "Giant Spider Crab"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Majidae
Genus Leptomithrax
Species Leptomithrax gaimardii
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)
Supplied as (Milne Edwards, 1834)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Central Bass Strait, 20 km NNE of North Point
Latitude -40.63
Supplied as: "-40.63"
Longitude 145.38
Supplied as: "145.38"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Central Bass Strait, 20 km NNE of North Point
Minimum depth in metres 36
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID BSS 117 S

Additional properties

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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 Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Boags
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4245
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.039973967
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 451.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.5931106 index
    Species Richness 304.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.0625 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 43390.99 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 16.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.05141 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5299997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3915997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 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 11.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.93 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.749376 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07862779 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5488035 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -34.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.025191078 degrees