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Occurrence record: NINGALOO_MIZ:Z48022

Preserved specimen of Amphioplus (Lymanella) depressus (Ljungman, 1867) | Brittlestar recorded on 1968-08-22

Dataset

Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource Western Australia Museum, Marine Invertebrate Specimens, Ningaloo Reef - Northwest Cape, Northwest Australia, 1952-2004
Institution code Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Supplied collection code "NINGALOO_MIZ"
Catalog number Z48022
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:WAM:NINGALOO_MIZ:Z48022
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Devaney, D.M."]
Identified date 1977
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY-Int
Associated references Ningaloo Historical Project
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Bibliographic citation Western Australian Museum, Ningaloo Historical Project, Z48022, extracted from Marine Invertebrate Zoology database on 19 November 2007
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name [Western Australia Museum, Marine Invertebrate Specimens, Ningaloo Reef - Northwest Cape, Northwest Australia, 1952-2004]
Date identified 1977

Event

Occurrence date 1968-08-22
Dataset / Survey name [Western Australia Museum, Marine Invertebrate Specimens, Ningaloo Reef - Northwest Cape, Northwest Australia, 1952-2004]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amphioplus (Lymanella) depressus
Supplied scientific name "Amphioplus depressus juv."
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Amphioplus
Species Amphioplus depressus
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship (Ljungman, 1867)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Lymanella

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality Point N of Norwegian Bay, Ningaloo
Latitude -22.5666
Supplied as: "-22.566600000000001"
Longitude 113.65
Supplied as: "113.65000000000001"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 1000
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 79452dcf-17d5-46b9-80b9-62703993f037
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -22.5666,113.65
    Related records
    Record UUID be3b5ba2-7e8c-43ca-b561-099c3ac2c074
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Amphioplus depressus juv.
    Coordinates -22.5666,113.65

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0994
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.04160566
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0597253
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1469.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.313318 index
    Species Richness 432.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.085875794
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 125.28545 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.93197 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.04769716
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -15.383474
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.830757 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.155151 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.699066 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 235.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 92.4 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 81.4 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 65.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 124.6 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.02 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.359999 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.514 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.416
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.16 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 351.4746 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.920834 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.0846658 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2898.0027 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.75106 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06876294 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.48183542 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 31.748222
    Bulk density 1.385 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 8.75 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.29
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.3
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.79567 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 147.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -22.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.069719 degrees
    Topographic relief 13.17848 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.7838147 %