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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.9912

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar

Dataset

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 code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number J.9912
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1050649; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.9912
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.9912
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Smith, B.J.|National Museum, Victoria
Supplied as "Smith, B. J. - National Museum, Victoria"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Invertebrates - Marine & Other
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1001735

Taxonomy

Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to (Lamarck, 1816)
Accepted name usage Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province South Australia
Latitude -38.033
Longitude 148.583
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Douglas Point, west of Point Macdonnell
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, South Australia, Douglas Point, west of Point Macdonnell (38° 02' S, 148° 35' E), Smith, B. J. - National Museum, Victoria(presenter), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 148° 35' E
Verbatim latitude 38° 2' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/15
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    Marine
    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 Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.152
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.019509865
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.012345679 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.024691358 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 21712.492 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 25.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.004007 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8799996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5099998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.28 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 13.309999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.189999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.053936 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.08015706 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.6412672 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.791667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -55.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.20879701 degrees