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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.66479

Preserved specimen of Munnogonium | Isopod recorded on 1971-03-11


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.66479
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1111664","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.66479"]
Occurrence ID - Marine & Other:P.66479
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector ["Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution"]
Supplied as "Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [epibenthic sled]


Occurrence date 1971-03-11
Sampling protocol ["epibenthic sled"]
Event ID
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Munnogonium
Supplied scientific name "Munnogonium sp."
Identified to rank genus
Common name Isopod
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Family Paramunnidae
Genus Munnogonium
Species Munnogonium sp.
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Munnogonium sp.
Name parse type INFORMAL


Country Uruguay
Latitude -36.54333
Supplied as: "-36.54333"
Longitude -53.383
Supplied as: "-53.383"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality south west of Montevideo, South America, south west Atlantic Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[WHOI 237] south west of Montevideo, South America, south west Atlantic Ocean (36° 32' 36" S, 53° 23' W) 11/03/1971 - 11/03/1971, epibenthic sled";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 36° 32' 36.000" S
Marine true
Country Code UY
Verbatim longitude 53° 23' W

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2020/2/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Patagonian Southwest Atlantic
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 41
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Uruguay-Buenos Aires Shelf
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.11013538
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 17.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5885732 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 227.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 14.15 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1945 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.22 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 32.85 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.96999997 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 15.04 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.85 100 x degrees C