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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.13652

Preserved specimen of Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 | Brittlestar recorded on 1977-10-04

Dataset

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 J.13652
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1038458","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.13652"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.13652
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by ["Rowe, Dr Frank W.E. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"]
Identified date 1980
Collector ["Ponder, F. Winston","Australian Museum","Malacology"]
Supplied as "Ponder, Dr Winston F. - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1980

Event

Occurrence date 1977-10-04
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1036333
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiolepis cincta
Supplied scientific name "Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiolepididae
Supplied as "Ophiuridae"
Genus Ophiolepis
Species Ophiolepis cincta
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophiolepis cincta Muller & Troschel, 1842
Scientific name authorship Müller & Troschel, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1842

Geospatial

Country Tanzania, United Republic of
Supplied as "Tanzania"
Latitude -6.65166
Supplied as: "-6.65166"
Longitude 39.24166
Supplied as: "39.24166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality north west corner of Mbudya Island, 16 km north of Dar Es Salaam
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Tanzania, north west corner of Mbudya Island, 16 km north of Dar Es Salaam (6° 39' 06" S, 39° 14' 30" E) 04/10/1977 - 04/10/1977";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6° 39' 6.000" S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code TZ
Verbatim longitude 39° 14' 30.000" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine East African Marine
    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East African Coral Coast
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.03620836
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 487.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3236823 index
    Species Richness 258.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.58 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.3913 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.027 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.71 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.45 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0018 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.539999 100 x degrees C