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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F89625

Preserved specimen of Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907 | Brittlestar recorded on 1994-05-22

Dataset

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 F89625
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F89625
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 2001
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number SLOPE 186
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, beam]
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date identified 2001

Event

Field number SLOPE 186
Occurrence date 1994-05-22
Supplied date "1994-05-22T18:48:00\1994-05-22T19:18:00"
Sampling protocol ["trawl, beam"]
Event ID SLOPE 186
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date precision DAY
Event time 18:48:00\19:18:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophiacanthida | Ophiacanthina | Ophiacanthidae
Scientific name Ophiacantha clavigera
Supplied scientific name "Ophiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophiacanthida"
Family Ophiacanthidae
Genus Ophiacantha
Species Ophiacantha clavigera
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Koehler, 1907
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | South Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Locality Off Murray River mouth Encounter Bay
Latitude -36.0155
Supplied as: "-36.0155"
Longitude 138.483
Supplied as: "138.483"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Off Murray River mouth Encounter Bay
Minimum depth in metres 54
Maximum depth in metres 55
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID SLOPE 186

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Coorong
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0951
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0097327
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 55.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4224887 index
    Species Richness 37.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.0625 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 42534.47 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 42.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.03813 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3687 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.45 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 16.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.89 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 14.03 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.18 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.652367 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07068905 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.47898543 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -52.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17338058 degrees