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Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:C9384

PreservedSpecimen of Ancylomenes aesopius | Aesop Prawn


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalogue Number C9384
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:616105
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet Specimen
Identified by Maher, J
Identified date 2015-01-
Collector Kinloch, M. M
Supplied as "Kinloch, M - Kangaroo Island NRM Board"
Individual count 9
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl
Dataset name Kangaroo Island NRM Board Seagrass survey
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2015-01
Supplied as 2015-01-


Sampling protocol Beam Trawl
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID


Scientific name Ancylomenes aesopius
Supplied scientific name "Ancylomenes aesopius (Bate, 1863)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Aesop Prawn
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Palaemonidae
Genus Ancylomenes
Species Ancylomenes aesopius
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -35.7861781
Longitude 138.0720322
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Kangaroo Island | Antechamber Bay South
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 138 04 19 E
Verbatim latitude 35 47 10 S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Encounter
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Encounter
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Kangaroo Island
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Kangaroo Island
    IMCRA 4 Regions Spencer Gulf Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions St Vincent Gulf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8556
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.016872842
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.021014666
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 3957.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.74008 index
    Species Richness 841.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.48427433
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.443333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 41.376057 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 12.032 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0833232
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08257391
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.562222 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.794611 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.252655 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 547.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 241.66667 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 50.833332 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 50.833332 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 246.33333 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.866667 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.866667 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.483334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.833333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.066667 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.95 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46666667 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.93833333
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.283333 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.95 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.166666 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 262.80267 km/day
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.022360679 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.022360679 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24116.514 m
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.015323 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.473848 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09900631 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7858796 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.2120879 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 7.307692 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 12.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.505
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9683333
    Nutrient status 1.3 index
    Soil depth 0.8666667 m
    Soil pedality 1.1615385
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.2315 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 173.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.7588234 degrees
    Topographic relief 32.55815 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.657939 %
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0092 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 33.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0163 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0658 NDVI