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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.103321

Preserved specimen of Munidopsis Whiteaves, 1874 recorded on 2015-11-03


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.103321
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2396377; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.103321
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.103321
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Ahyong, Dr. Shane T. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Identified date 2016
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl
Date identified 2016
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "sp. nov.";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "sp. nov.";
Occurrence date 2015-11-03
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl
Date precision DAY
Event time 10:1


Scientific name Munidopsis
Supplied scientific name "Munidopsis (Orophorhynchus) granosa Alcock, 1901"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Munidopsidae
Genus Munidopsis
Species Munidopsis granosa
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Munidopsis (Orophorhynchus) cf. granosa Alcock, 1901
Scientific name authorship Whiteaves, 1874
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Alcock, 1901
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
Latitude -35.79479
Supplied as: "-35.79479"
Longitude 131.72566
Supplied as: "131.72566"
Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Southern Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[IN2015_C01_026] Southern Ocean, Australia (35° 47' 37" S, 131° 42' 38" E) 03/11/2015 - 03/11/2015, Beam Trawl, Field Collected - Aquatic, Great Australian Bight deep-water geological and benthic ecology program";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 35° 47' 41.289" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 131° 43' 32.404" E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.064862885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 13.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.2450352 index
    Species Richness 10.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.920834 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 380145.3 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 344.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.87 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6504 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.063 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.64 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.76 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0044 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0018999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.37 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.83 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.515028 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.039847698 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.17086722 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 643.0417 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4562.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.954278 degrees