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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z101619

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) recorded on 2017-10-25


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 Z101619
Other catalog numbers ["10029074"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Ethanol 100%
Identified by O`Hara, T.D.  
Identified date 1/1/2019
Collector , J.K. Keesing  
Supplied as "Keesing J.K."
Individual count 16
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 3 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [McKenna fish trawl nets]
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2019-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2019


Occurrence date 2017-10-25
Supplied date "25/10/2017"
Sampling protocol McKenna fish trawl nets  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.3821
Supplied as: "-20.3821"
Longitude 116.283
Supplied as: "116.283"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality W19/297
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 20°22`55.56"S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°16`58.8"E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 9fba5f5e-6411-453f-9a1d-fd4764a711ab
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.3821,116.283
    Related records
    Record UUID edac073b-43db-48a1-a88e-f9789dc6e61f
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.3821,116.283
    Record UUID dc868e07-d898-4f97-adb4-7a216f74d863
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.3821,116.283
    Record UUID abd557c1-c39a-4fc4-9dfa-e9699687f1a2
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -20.3821,116.283

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)