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: Invertebrates:F238686

PreservedSpecimen of Mesothuria bifurcata | Sea Cucumber recorded on 1997-03-07

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 F238686
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F238686
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | wet | ethanol 70%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date /08/2017
Collector Bardsley, M. Tania|Museum Victoria|Ickeringill, R. Robyn|Museum Victoria|Haywood, C.
Supplied as "Tania M. Bardsley - Museum Victoria | Robyn Ickeringill - Museum Victoria | C Haywood"
Individual count 3
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 AA97 28
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Dataset name AA97
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /08/2017

Event

Field number AA97 28
Collecting date 1997-03-07
Supplied date "1997-03-07T09:40:00\1997-03-07T09:44:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam
Date precision Day
Event time 09:40:00\09:44:00
Event ID AA97 28

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Holothuriida | Mesothuriidae
Scientific name Mesothuria bifurcata
Supplied scientific name "Mesothuria bifurcata Hérouard, 1901"
Taxon rank 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 bifurcata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Hérouard, 1901
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Antarctica
Country Antarctica
Locality Prydz Bay, Four Ladies Bank
Latitude -67.45
Longitude 76.6827
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Prydz Bay, Four Ladies Bank
Minimum depth in metres 316
Maximum depth in metres 316
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol gps
Location ID AA97 28

Additional properties

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Min and max depth reversed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing georeferenced protocol Passed
    Show/Hide 8 missing properties
    Show/Hide 44 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East Antarctic Wilkes Land

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.10094316
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 272.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4916496 index
    Species Richness 109.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 179.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.52 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 9.969999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.0676 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature -0.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.32 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month -0.42999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.089999996 100 x degrees C