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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.45791

Preserved specimen of Macrocypris recorded on 1972-03-23


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 P.45791
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1064114; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.45791
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.45791
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Parker, Dr Andrew R - University of Oxford - Department of Zoology
Identified date 1995
Collector Diamantina, H.M.A.S.
Supplied as "HMAS Diamantina"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1995


Occurrence date 1972-03-23
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Macrocypris
Supplied scientific name "Macrocypris sp."
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Ostracoda
Order Podocopida
Family Macrocyprididae
Genus Macrocypris
Species Macrocypris sp.
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Macrocypris sp.
Name parse type INFORMAL


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -31.533
Supplied as: "-31.533"
Longitude 115.016
Supplied as: "115.016"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality west of Guilderton
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[stn 76] Australia, Western Australia, west of Guilderton (31° 32' S, 115° 01' E) 23/03/1972 - 23/03/1972";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 31° 32' S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115° 1' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Direction Bank
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central West Coast
    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) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.024442729
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 35.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4365227 index
    Species Richness 32.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.204166 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 47180.383 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 55.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001648 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.5554999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.19 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.039999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.329998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.64 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.152466 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.0452903 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2191263 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 128.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -176.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.34012496 degrees