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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F69015

Preserved specimen of Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907 | Brittlestar recorded on 1981-02-02

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 Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F69015
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F69015
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 1984
Collector ["Museums Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number BSS 125 G
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Smith-McIntyre grab]
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Date identified 1984

Event

Field Number BSS 125 G
Occurrence date 1981-02-02
Supplied date "1981-02-02T06:50:00\1981-02-02T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["Smith-McIntyre grab"]
Event ID BSS 125 G
Dataset / Survey name [Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)]
Date precision DAY
Event time 06:50:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophiacanthida | Ophiacanthina | Ophiacanthidae
Scientific name Ophiacantha clavigera
Supplied scientific name "Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophiacanthida"
Family Ophiacanthidae
Genus Ophiacantha
Species Ophiacantha clavigera
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Koehler, 1907
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Western Bass Strait, 35 km WNW of West Point
Latitude -40.79
Supplied as: "-40.79"
Longitude 144.295
Supplied as: "144.295"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Western Bass Strait, 35 km WNW of West Point
Minimum depth in metres 99
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID BSS 125 G

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Franklin
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Franklin
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Franklin
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Franklin
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Franklin
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Franklin
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Franklin Marine Park
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Deep/hole/valley
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    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 0.04154528
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 163.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.477598 index
    Species Richness 105.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 16250.06 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 39.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.06197 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6071 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.66999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.549999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.01 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.74 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.78 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.56 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.781351 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07621775 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.50725776 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.708333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -96.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.07337712 degrees