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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F95256

PreservedSpecimen of Colochirus quadrangularis | Sea Cucumber

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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number F95256
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenForm=Wet;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Frank W. Rowe
Identified date 1980
Collector Staples, D.A.|Museum Victoria (Sciences)
Supplied as "D A. Staples - Museum Victoria (Sciences)"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
State conservation Northern Territory: (not listed)
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1980

Event

Collecting date Year: 1976, Month: 10, Day:
Supplied as year:1976  month:10 
Sampling protocol trawl
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata;Holothuroidea;Dendrochirotida;Cucumariidae
Scientific name Colochirus quadrangularis
Supplied scientific name "Colochirus quadrangularis Troschel, 1846"
Taxon rank species
Common name Sea Cucumber
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Holothuroidea
Order Dendrochirotida
Family Cucumariidae
Genus Colochirus
Species Colochirus quadrangularis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Troschel, 1846
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Northern Territory
Country Australia
State / Province Northern Territory
Locality Off Essington, port
Latitude -11.27
Longitude 132.15
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Off Essington, port
Minimum depth in meters 23
Maximum depth in meters 23
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu National Park
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Garig Gunak Barlu
    Directory of Important Wetlands Cobourg Peninsula System
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Cobourg
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 10898 Port Essington Channel
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) COBOURG
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.024277553
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012349292
    Occurrence Density 15.9382715 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.7447715 index
    Species Richness 5.6790123 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 13633.265 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 4.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.011088 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.96 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.7799997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.6299996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3306 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.359999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.79 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.119999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.9 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.658943 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1826778 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.5386343 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 22.416666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees