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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F307646-2

Preserved specimen of Ophioleuce Koehler, 1904 | Brittle Star recorded on 2022-10-18


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 F307646-2
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|wet|ethanol 95%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Angelina Eichsteller - Senckenberg - German Centre for Marine Biodiversity Research (DZMB) - Wilhelmshaven  
Collector O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team  
Supplied as "O'Hara et. al IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Marine Invertebrates Team | O'Hara et a.l IN2022 V08 IOT 2 Ichthyology Team"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number IN2022 V08 147
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre]
Dataset / Survey name [IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)]
Date identified 2022-11-17
Supplied as 17/11/2022


Dataset / Survey name IN2022 V08 - Investigating The IOT (part 2)  
Event ID IN2022 V08 147
Field Number IN2022 V08 147
Occurrence date 2022-10-18
Supplied date "2022-10-18T14:01:00\2022-10-18T14:40:00"
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre  
Date precision DAY
Event time 14:01:00\14:40:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophioleucida | Ophioleucidae
Scientific name Ophioleuce
Supplied scientific name "Ophioleuce Koehler, 1904"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Brittle Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophioleucida"
Family Ophioleucidae
Genus Ophioleuce
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Koehler, 1904
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Indian Ocean | Australia | Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Country Australia
State or Territory Cocos (Keeling) Islands Territory
Locality Indian Ocean Territories: Noel Seamount
Supplied as: "Indian Ocean Territories: Noel Seamount"
Latitude -12.3877
Supplied as: "-12.3877"
Longitude 95.3945
Supplied as: "95.3945"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Indian Ocean Territories: Noel Seamount
Water body Indian Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 2617
Maximum depth in metres 2721
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2022-11-07T00:00
Supplied as 2022-11-07T00:00:00
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2022 V08 147

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    Additional political boundaries information

    IMCRA 4 Regions Cocos (Keeling) Island Province
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

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