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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1180

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 1907

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 Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number J.1180
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1114123","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1180"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1180
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Oldfield, S.C."]
Identified date 1977
Collector ["Hedley, C.","Mc, A.R."]
Supplied as "C. Hedley & A.R. McCulloch"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1977

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1907, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1907"
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1010400
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
Supplied scientific name "Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiolepididae
Supplied as "Ophiuridae"
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis cincta
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1842

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -9.933
Supplied as: "-9.933"
Longitude 144.066
Supplied as: "144.066"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Murray Island, Torres Strait
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Murray Island, Torres Strait (9° 56' S, 144° 04' E) 1907 - 1907";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9° 56' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 144° 4' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cape Province
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim QCD2010/003
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.055689223
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09108712
    Occurrence Density 7281.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 7.343282 index
    Species Richness 2535.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.154166 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 219731.17 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.092045 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.78999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.11 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.2599998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.2091 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.026 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.28 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0021 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.83 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.939999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.851397 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09687211 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.81454706 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 133.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.31543884 degrees