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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F242051-1

Preserved specimen of ODONTASTERIDAE recorded on 2015-04-12


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 F242051-1
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Christopher Mah - Smithsonian Institution  
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number IN2015 E02 029
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [beam trawl]
Dataset / Survey name [IN2015_E02 : RV Investigator Science Trial Voyage to seamounts south of Tasmania]
Date identified 2017-10-20
Supplied as 20/10/2017


Dataset / Survey name IN2015_E02 : RV Investigator Science Trial Voyage to seamounts south of Tasmania  
Event ID IN2015 E02 029
Field Number IN2015 E02 029
Occurrence date 2015-04-12
Supplied date "2015-04-12T01:48:00\2015-04-12T02:02:00"
Sampling protocol beam trawl  
Date precision DAY
Event time 01:48:00\02:02:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Asteroidea | Valvatacea | Valvatida | Odontasteridae
Scientific name ODONTASTERIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Diabocilla clarki McKnight, 2006"
Identified to rank family
Supplied as "Species"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Odontasteridae
Genus Diabocilla
Species Diabocilla clarki
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship McKnight, 2006
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality off southern Tasmania, Huon Commonwealth Marine Reserve (CMR), Patience Seamount
Latitude -44.1206
Supplied as: "-44.1206"
Longitude 147.377
Supplied as: "147.377"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off southern Tasmania, Huon Commonwealth Marine Reserve (CMR), Patience Seamount
Minimum depth in metres 1087
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources Depth sounder GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Georeferenced by Franziska Althaus - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2015-05-12T00:00
Supplied as 2015-05-12T00:00:00
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2015_E02 029

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Huon
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Huon
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Huon Marine Park
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 150.0 frequency
    Species Richness 91.0 frequency