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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F118810

Preserved specimen of Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871 | Northern Pacific Seastar recorded on 1999-12-07

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 F118810
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F118810
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 70%
Collector ["Marine and Freshwater Research Institute (MAFRI), Victoria"]
Supplied as "Marine and Freshwater Research Institute (MAFRI), Victoria"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number MAFRI-M 60 G60
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [grab]
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name [MAFRI Port Survey]
Dataset [Invertebrates]

Event

Field number MAFRI-M 60 G60
Occurrence date 1999-12-07
Supplied date "1999-12-07T00:00:00\1999-12-07T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["grab"]
Event ID MAFRI-M 60 G60
Dataset / Survey name [MAFRI Port Survey]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Asteroidea | Forcipulatida | Asteriidae
Scientific name Asterias amurensis
Supplied scientific name "Asterias amurensis Lütken, 1871"
Identified to rank species
Common name Northern Pacific Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Forcipulatida
Family Asteriidae
Genus Asterias
Species Asterias amurensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lütken, 1871
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Port Phillip Bay, Port of Melbourne
Latitude -37.98
Supplied as: "-37.98"
Longitude 144.92
Supplied as: "144.92"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay, Port of Melbourne
Minimum depth in metres 16.5
Maximum depth in metres 16.5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.023125552
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.028342964
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Occurrence Density 22833.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.205996 index
    Species Richness 2206.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 11.770833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6236.529 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 9.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.010838 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.12 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 12.8617 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.809999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 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 10.7 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.82 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.800532 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.19502689 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.3443944 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 11.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15516599 degrees