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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F93029

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 2000-04-22

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 F93029
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F93029
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria"]
Identified date 2002
Sex Unknown
Individual count 4
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 SS01/00 199
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Epibenthic Sled]
Dataset / Survey name [SS01/00]
Date identified 2002

Event

Field Number SS01/00 199
Occurrence date 2000-04-22
Supplied date "2000-04-22T00:00:00\2000-04-22T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["Epibenthic Sled"]
Event ID SS01/00 199
Dataset / Survey name [SS01/00]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Latitude -38.1633
Supplied as: "-38.1633"
Longitude 149.695
Supplied as: "149.695"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in metres 260
Maximum depth in metres 265
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID SS01/00 199

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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 Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    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 0.02649708
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 415.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9818864 index
    Species Richness 185.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 21.083334 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 41999.973 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 49.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.005 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.29999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.06 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.717627 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.073137395 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.49935034 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 185.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -257.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.0601461 degrees