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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:K3340

Preserved specimen of Tosia magnifica (Müller & Troschel, 1842) | Seastar

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalog number K3340
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:380464"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry Specimen
Identified by ["Hamilton-Bruce, R J"]
Identified date 1993-08-20
Collector ["Zeidler","Bavendam, W.","A, F."]
Supplied as "Zeidler, W Bavendam, F A"
Individual count 3
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Date identified 1993-08-20

Event

Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:29532
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Tosia magnifica
Supplied scientific name "Tosia magnifica (Müller & Troschel, 1842)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Goniasteridae
Genus Tosia
Species Tosia magnifica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -43.34
Supplied as: "-43.34"
Longitude 146.09
Supplied as: "146.09"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Bathurst Channel, Port Davey
Coordinate precision 0.01
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 43 20 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146 05 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Southwest
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Southwest
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Southwest
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Southwest
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Southwest
    CAPAD 2018 Terrestrial Southwest
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Southwest
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian West
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions West
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian West
    IBRA 7 Subregions West
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Less severe winters and longer moist summers suitable for some crops
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Heath (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SOUTH-WEST COAST
    River Regions SOUTH-WEST COAST
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 29935 Bathurst Harbour Channel
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HUON VALLEY COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FRANKLIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FRANKLIN
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Tasmanian Ridges
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Evergreen needleleaf forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2699
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.2931
    Endemism 0.015962023
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.021744052
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1384.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9234924 index
    Species Richness 489.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 2.9251668
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 30.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 162.56084 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 94.65 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98890215
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0111990115
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.255833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.110833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.360016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 3.8629644
    Aridity index - month max 8.874458
    Aridity index - month min 0.99823326
    Evaporation - annual mean 70.083336 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 128.5 mm
    Evaporation - month min 23.1 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.38 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 90.14809 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 83.21951 %
    Humidity - month max relative 98.39859 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 88.10479 %
    Humidity - month min relative 78.374794 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 78.374794 %
    Precipitation - annual 2227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2031.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 181.35796 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.41496179
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 627.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 362.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0255475
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 378.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 229.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 628.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 10.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 55.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 14.9991665 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 7.0625 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 14.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.34 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 18.93 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.86
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 143.93074 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 11.85 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.116619 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.25455844 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7785.54 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 92.207794 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.6499996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.91999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.9091 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 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.989998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 11.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.8 100 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 8.79 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 15.44 100 x degrees C
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.385812 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 17.01044 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 190.90909 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 2.3900232
    Water holding capacity 62000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.2896 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 223.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 482.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 11.0 m
    Elevation 12.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.2440708 degrees
    Topographic relief 46.9295 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.89898 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0573 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6878 NDVI