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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F113025

Preserved specimen of Amphioplus Verrill, 1899 | Brittlestar recorded on 2003-05-25

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F113025
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F113025
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number SS04/2003 64GR61
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Grab Smith McIntyre]

Event

Field Number SS04/2003 64GR61
Occurrence date 2003-05-25
Supplied date "2003-05-25T00:00:00\2003-05-25T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["Grab Smith McIntyre"]
Event ID SS04/2003 64GR61
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Amphilepidida | Gnathophiurina | Amphiuroidea | Amphiuridae
Scientific name Amphioplus
Supplied scientific name "Amphioplus Verrill, 1899"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Amphioplus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Verrill, 1899
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Area b
Latitude -16.4487
Supplied as: "-16.4487"
Longitude 139.931
Supplied as: "139.931"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality AREA B
Minimum depth in metres 33
Maximum depth in metres 33
Coordinate precision Unknown
County Gulf of Carpentaria
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Gulf of Carpentaria
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Gulf of Carpentaria
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Gulf of Carpentaria
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Gulf of Carpentaria
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Gulf of Carpentaria
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Karumba-Nassau
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Gulf of Carpentaria Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1323
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9959
    Endemism 0.022568224
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 287.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.025266 index
    Species Richness 108.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 21.233334 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 26195.305 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 15.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.149848 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.6699998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.27 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 66.95 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.6022 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.03 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.39 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.66 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.37787 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10120196 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.8320889 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 8.208333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -33.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.038518794 degrees