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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F60314

Preserved specimen of Ophioleuce regulare (Koehler, 1901) | Brittle Star recorded on 1986-12-08


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 F60314
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Collector Cochran, T.G.  
Supplied as "T G. Cochran"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number BT 4
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, beam]
Dataset / Survey name [BT]
Date identified 1991


Dataset / Survey name BT  
Event ID BT 4
Field Number BT 4
Occurrence date 1986-12-08
Supplied date "1986-12-08T00:00:00\1986-12-08T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, beam  
Date precision DAY


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophioleucida | Ophioleucidae
Scientific name Ophioleuce regulare
Supplied scientific name "Ophioleuce regulare (Koehler, 1901)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittle Star
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophioleucida"
Family Ophioleucidae
Genus Ophioleuce
Species Ophioleuce regulare
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Koehler, 1901)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Southern Ocean | Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Off Lusitania Bay, Macquarie Island
Latitude -54.75
Supplied as: "-54.75"
Longitude 158.872
Supplied as: "158.872"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Off Lusitania Bay, Macquarie Island
Water body Southern Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 65
Maximum depth in metres 90
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID BT 4

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Macquarie Island
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Macquarie Island
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Macquarie Island
    NRM Regions 2010 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region - Macquarie Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Macquarie Island Province
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2852.0 frequency
    Species Richness 303.0 frequency