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Occurrence record: Crustacea:W13949

Preserved specimen of Munidopsis nitida (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880) | Squat Lobster recorded on 1992-02-11


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Crustaceans
Supplied collection code "Crustacea"
Catalog number W13949
Other catalog numbers ["1849189"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by ["Schnabel, Kareen"]
Collector [""]
Supplied as ""
Identification qualifier cf
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Sled]


Occurrence date 1992-02-11
Sampling protocol ["Sled"]
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Munidopsis nitida
Identified to rank species
Common name Squat Lobster
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Munidopsidae
Genus Munidopsis
Species Munidopsis nitida
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (A. Milne-Edwards, 1880)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Cidaris III, Station: 6.3
Latitude -10.02
Supplied as: "-10.02"
Longitude 145.016667
Supplied as: "145.016667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 1777m
Maximum depth in metres 1779m
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Gulf of Papua
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.07364712
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 69.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.7233832 index
    Species Richness 25.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.720833 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 310742.88 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 108.0 km
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -1780.208 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.3799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.7486999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.58 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.85 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.32 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.81 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.96 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.67 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.198334 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.038969927 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.15529113 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 73.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1777.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5164465 degrees