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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F98479

PreservedSpecimen of Benthodytes | Sea Cucumber recorded on 2003-05-20

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F98479
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F98479
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | unfixed ethanol | ethanol 70%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Identified date 29/10/2018
Collector Bray, J. Dianne|Museums Victoria|Norfanz, T. Team
Supplied as "Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria | NORFANZ team"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number TAN0308-047
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, ratcatcher bottom
Dataset name NORFANZ
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-10-29
Supplied as 29/10/2018

Event

Field number TAN0308-047
Collecting date 2003-05-20
Supplied date "2003-05-20T02:27:00\2003-05-20T03:27:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, ratcatcher bottom
Date precision Day
Event time 02:27:00\03:27:00
Event ID TAN0308-047

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Holothuroidea | Elasipodida | Psychropotidae
Scientific name Benthodytes
Supplied scientific name "Benthodytes Théel, 1882"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Sea Cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Elasipodida
Family Psychropotidae
Genus Benthodytes
Species Benthodytes hystrix
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Théel, 1882
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Tasman Sea
Locality Australian maritime waters between the North Norfolk Ridge and Lord Howe Rise
Latitude -26.5236
Longitude 166.574
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Australian maritime waters between the North Norfolk Ridge and Lord Howe Rise
Water body Tasman Sea
Minimum depth in metres 1530
Maximum depth in metres 1530
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Norfolk Island Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Basin
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.07115281
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 151.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3411894 index
    Species Richness 88.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1128156.4 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 314.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4385998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.8 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.049999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.14 100 x degrees C
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3604.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.9863415 degrees