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Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q006043

PreservedSpecimen of Comanthus briareus recorded on 1983-09-01

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Echinoderm Collection
Catalog number Q006043
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q006043
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by L. Vail
Identified date 1989
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Echinoderm
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1989

Event

Collecting date 1983-09-01
Supplied as year:1983  month:09  day:1 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Comanthus briareus
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Crinoidea
Order Comatulida
Family Comatulidae
Supplied as "Comasteridae"
Genus Comanthus
Species Comanthus briareus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province WA
Locality W of Port Hedland
Latitude -19.095
Longitude 118.956666666667
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Crinoidea
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Northwest Shelf
    Marine
    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) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    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 0.05656216
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 823.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6398387 index
    Species Richness 381.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 99152.05 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 98.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.151456 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.6399999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.5346 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.44 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.89 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.55 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.443373 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04667641 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.24443814 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.833333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -87.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06516484 degrees