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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z26870

Preserved specimen of Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816) | Brittlestar recorded on 2/9/2008

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z26870
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:26870
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% ethanol
Identified by ["O`Hara, T."]
Identified date 1/1/2009
Collector ["Gomez",", O.A.","Colquhoun",", J."]
Supplied as "Gomez, O.A. & Colquhoun, J."
Individual count 1
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Epibenthic sled]
Date identified 2009-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2009

Event

Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "2/9/2008"
Sampling protocol ["Epibenthic sled"]
Event ID AIMS-WAM RV "Solander" Ningaloo Survey IV August 2008
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Ophiothrix
Species Ophiothrix ciliaris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Ophiothrix

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -23.7697
Supplied as: "-23.7697"
Longitude 113.2178
Supplied as: "113.2178"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality SOL4769/2008/3-077SL01
Island Ningaloo Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 23°46`11"S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°13`4"E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    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 Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    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 0.044021998
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 124.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.9515445 index
    Species Richness 71.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 21.491667 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 21160.95 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 31.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009845 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6906998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.78 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.019999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.05 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.62 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.359999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.367548 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.054822054 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.30138898 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 27.333334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -97.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.13893858 degrees