Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: MIZ:Z57028

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 1986-09-19

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z57028
Other catalog numbers ["556-86"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:57028
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Marsh, L.M."]
Collector ["Marsh, L.M."]
Supplied as "Marsh, L.M."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Walking]

Event

Occurrence date 1986-09-19
Supplied date "19/09/1986"
Sampling protocol ["Walking"]
Event ID WAM Ashmore Reef & Cartier Island Survey 1986
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiolepididae
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis cincta
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -12.18592
Supplied as: "-12.18592"
Longitude 123.10727
Supplied as: "123.10727"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 20
Island group Ashmore Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GarminBM
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 12°11`09S"
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 123°06`26E"

Additional properties

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Name not supplied Warning
    Occurrence status inferred from individual count Warning
    Show/Hide 88 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 17 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ashmore Reef
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Ashmore Reef IBA
    NRM Regions 2010 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    RAMSAR wetland regions Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Indian Tropical Islands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Timor Sea Coral Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Ashmore Reef Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    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 0.029703895
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2915
    Occurrence Density 211.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.944924 index
    Species Richness 160.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 275968.72 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 18.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.035026 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3799999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.47 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.198 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.023000002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.14 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.04 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0022 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.22 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.599998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.55991 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04801051 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.22953007 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -5.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4555677 degrees