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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F263141

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar

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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F263141
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Whole;specimenForm=dry;storageMedium=dry
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata;Asteroidea;Valvatida;Asterinidae
Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Patiriella calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Supplied as "Patiriella"
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Tasmania
Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Tasman (M)
Locality Safety cove, Port Arthur
Latitude -43.18
Longitude 147.85
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Safety cove, Port Arthur
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia South-east Tasmania IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tasman (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tasman
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TASMAN COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 931
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FORESTIER - TASMAN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TASMANIA - SOUTH-EAST COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TASMAN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) PORT ARTHUR
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Tasman (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rsp
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 2.0 $/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4886
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6825
    Endemism 0.020065002
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.016864432
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 44.308643 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.712207 index
    Species Richness 3.5185184 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0230193
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 2.2212641
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.3548878
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 101.239586 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 173.25 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 45.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.99099 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.021065 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 81.391045 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 78.01083 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 51.26 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0040493
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.632086 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.95597833 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.64468926
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.004030977
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.5483128
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 112.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -23.228752 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -103.06 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 55.249996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 21.52 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 12.825833 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.41 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.633333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 9.685833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 13.529999 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 6.9 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 12.89 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 1.5100098 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.3200073 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.6900024 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.947502 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.2400208 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.6099854 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.7099915 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 20.43 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 12.88 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.498723
    Aridity index - month max 3.9052894
    Aridity index - month min 0.40370536
    Evaporation - annual mean 81.754295 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 148.62325 mm
    Evaporation - month min 24.810701 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.855934 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.91439 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.08262 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.0861 %
    Humidity - month min relative 79.27411 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 81.06119 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 988.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (log) seasonality index -0.0372123
    Precipitation - annual mean 81.484436 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.253648
    Precipitation - annual seasonality ratio 0.79730016
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 309.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.95444965
    Precipitation - max difference between successive months 0.57872146 mm/day
    Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.86406344 mm/day
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 18.0 mm
    Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.67763823
    Precipitation - spring or autumn (log) season -0.0085241
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.047518387
    Precipitation - summer or winter (log) season -0.072809935
    Precipitation - summer or winter season -0.47339314
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 207.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 309.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -0.26986122 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -88.623245 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month min 73.39817 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 5.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 17.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 21.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 4.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - max month precipitation modified 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 12.749772 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - min month precipitation modified 4.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 50.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 18.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 6.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.055 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.076667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.200012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 5.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coolest month max 11.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - max absolute mean max 38.0 degrees C
    Temperature - max difference in max 1.6099854 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max difference in min 1.2999878 degrees C/day
    Temperature - max month diurnal range 7.8399963 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual absolute mean min 1.3411821 degrees C
    Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 6.9783325 degrees C
    Temperature - min absolute mean min -2.6579573 degrees C
    Temperature - min difference in max -2.5599976 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min difference in min -1.7600098 degrees C/day
    Temperature - min month diurnal range 5.880005 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 18.88 degrees C
    Temperature - month mean absolute max 29.425438 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.81
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.35 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.4 degrees C
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 0.11267104 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - annual mean 9am 0.21472731 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 0.29273057 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month max 9am 0.29273057 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 0.05336857 KPa
    Vapour pressure deficit - month min 9am 0.1651715 KPa
    Wind run - annual mean 138.82622 km/day
    Wind run - month max 172.60384 km/day
    Wind run - month min 110.7998 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 3.175 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 2.0166667 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 3.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 2.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 3.9 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 2.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 1.4 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 1.4 m/s
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4955.663 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.43 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0389 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.3000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.096 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.92 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.01 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0095999995 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.66 100 x degrees C
    Social
    Disadvantaged 968.445 points (mean=1000)
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.7446556
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.3548878
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 84.51318 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 22.794731 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.7577699 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 67.019005
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 31.939905
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 10.563664 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 59.773987 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 40.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.2 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 380.7635 Gal
    Bulk density 1.6425 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon - organic 153.93417 %
    Carbon store pre-European 303.5103 kgC/ha
    Clay % 39.69643 %
    Crop factor - annual mean 0.81488967
    Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    Crop factor - month min 0.4580839
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 75.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 17.5 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 51.4 my
    Lithology - fertility 6.0 index
    Lithology - mean age 225.3 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 2.3527613 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.7109631 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -53.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.87
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.47
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.6
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 20.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.62
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 24291.81 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 79.01202 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 140.8662 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.5357144
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 25.95377 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 3227.9392 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 14.5575 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.5357144
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 5.542938
    Unreliable water retention parameters 34.375
    Water deficit - month max 60.18245 mm
    Water deficit - month mean 10.6361265 mm
    Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 53.0 mm
    Water potential - annual mean -0.47786555 MPa
    Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    Water stress index - annual mean 73.340065
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Water stress index - month min 41.227554
    Water surplus - annual mean 18.990156 mm
    Water surplus - month max 76.45836 mm
    Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 1.80816 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 45.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 20.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.07304967 degrees
    Topographic relief 132.3348 m
    Topographic roughness 73.99068 %
    Topographic slope (%) 8.373592 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3471 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 86.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0609 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 4.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6877 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 55.666668 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 61.444443 Day