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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.14258

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus recorded on 1981-03-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number J.14258
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1114491; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.14258
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.14258
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Rowe, Dr Frank W.E. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Identified date 1981
Collector Harriott, V.|Vail, L.
Supplied as "V. Harriott & L. Vail"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1981

Event

Collecting date 1981-03-13
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1051756

Taxonomy

Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1843
Accepted name usage Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -35.716
Longitude 150.250
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Batemans Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[BB-12] Australia, New South Wales, Batemans Bay (35° 43' S, 150° 15' E) 13/03/1981 - 13/03/1981";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 150° 15' E
Verbatim latitude 35° 43' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Batemans
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Batemans
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Batemans
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Batemans
    Directory of Important Wetlands Clyde River Estuary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8253
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.8992
    Endemism 0.02092962
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.025850506
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 31457.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2497725 index
    Species Richness 2982.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.64834154
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 73.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 84.103714 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.45727 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8155006
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.22529659
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.204393 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.86106 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.991821 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 1227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1050.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 201.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 180.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 302.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 27.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 323.25 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.975 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.875 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.475 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.225 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 12.175 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.18
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 20.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 19.324999 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 310.10992 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 252.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 62.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 189.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 23.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 333.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 126.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 344.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 65.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3381.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 203.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06324555 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06324555 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1664.397 m
    Remoteness index 1.8718746
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.70414 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3259562 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 36.62705 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 51.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9475
    Nutrient status 1.9 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.5863388
    Water holding capacity 55000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.69109 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 219.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 98.416664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -5.0 m
    Elevation 25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.82914436 degrees
    Topographic relief 11.12151 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8115463 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 83.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0599 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 3.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 85.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 15.0 tonnes/ha/yr