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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z26770

PreservedSpecimen of Pentagonaster duebeni recorded on 5/09/2008

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection code Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number Z26770
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:26770
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations 75% ethanol
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Identified date 1/01/2009
Collector Gomez|, O.A.|Colquhoun|, J.
Supplied as "Gomez, O.A. & Colquhoun, J."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Epibenthic sled
Occurrence status present
Collection code MIZ
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1/01/2009

Event

Collecting date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "5/09/2008"
Sampling protocol Epibenthic sled
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID AIMS-WAM RV Solander Ningaloo Survey IV August 2008

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pentagonaster duebeni
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Goniasteridae
Genus Pentagonaster
Species Pentagonaster duebeni
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Gray, 1847

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -23.8727
Longitude 113.4342
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality SOL4769/2008/3-096SL01
Island Ningaloo Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 113°26`3E"
Verbatim latitude 23°52`22S"

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Invalid collection date Failed
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing identification date Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.14814815 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.09876543 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3581.5896 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 4.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.028765 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.5528998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.82 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.05 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.57 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 21.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.65 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.750706 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06894106 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4882535 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 26.166666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.31475717 degrees