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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.25630

Preserved specimen of Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885) | Rag Worm recorded on 1992-06-22


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number W.25630
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1085096","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.25630"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:W.25630
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Murray, Ms Anna - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates  
Collector 1.  Australian Museum   2.  Invertebrates, Marine  
Supplied as "Albertson, Miss E. Lynne - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [hand collected on scuba]
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 1999


Event ID
Occurrence date 1992-06-22
Sampling protocol hand collected on scuba  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Neanthes kerguelensis
Supplied scientific name "Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Rag Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Nereididae
Genus Neanthes
Species Neanthes kerguelensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
Scientific name authorship (McIntosh, 1885)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (McIntosh, 1885)


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -30.315
Supplied as: "-30.315"
Longitude 153.155
Supplied as: "153.155"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Solitary Islands, 200 m north of Korffs Islet
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[NSW 439] Australia, New South Wales, Solitary Islands, 200 m north of Korffs Islet (30° 18' 54" S, 153° 09' 18" E) 22/06/1992 - 22/06/1992, hand collected on scuba";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 30° 18' 54.000" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 9' 18.000" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
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dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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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 a85e37de-831d-41e6-be4e-abb9e4ae9021
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
    Coordinates -30.315,153.155
    Related records
    Record UUID bbe84491-4fd5-426f-9c84-99a47f55a859
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Neanthes kerguelensis (McIntosh, 1885)
    Coordinates -30.316,153.155

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 49385.0 frequency
    Species Richness 3252.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1598.2 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 213.91333 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.693334 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 167.1 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 47.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 539.3 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 54.693333 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 626.66 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.430666 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.971334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.251333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.252666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.267333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.132667 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.771334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.4718 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1932667
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.504 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.230667 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.545332 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.84693336
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0