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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F72117

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus | Seastar recorded on 1983-01-02

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number F72117
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F72117
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Identified by P M. O'Loughlin
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1983-01-02
Supplied date "1983-01-02T00:00:00\1983-01-02T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asteroidea | Spinulosida | Echinasteridae
Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus (Müller & Troschel, 1843)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Müller & Troschel, 1843)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Aireys Inlet
Latitude -38.47
Longitude 144.12
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Aireys Inlet
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2014 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2015 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 Corangamite
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Corangamite
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Corangamite
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Victoria
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9154
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.9992
    Endemism 0.019115243
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.020653503
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 16.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 70634.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1505594 index
    Species Richness 2897.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1116.8552 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 1.2
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.022099 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.2061996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.37 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.62 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.91999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.31 100 x degrees C
    Topography
    Aspect 154.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 210.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -13.0 m
    Elevation 32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1742647 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1463 EVI
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4413 NDVI