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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:J14659

PreservedSpecimen of Megabalanus tintinnabulum | barnacle recorded on 1981-11-18

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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Catalog number J14659
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:J14659
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Wet | ethanol 70%
Identified date 1987
Collector Museum Victoria
Supplied as "Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria"
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
Field number BSS 178 S
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol WHOI epibenthic sled
Dataset name Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Invertebrates
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Collection code Invertebrates
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1987

Event

Field number BSS 178 S
Collecting date 1981-11-18
Supplied date "1981-11-18T11:28:00\1981-11-18T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol WHOI epibenthic sled
Date precision Day
Event time 11:28:00
Event ID BSS 178 S

Taxonomy

Higher classification Arthropoda | Crustacea | Maxillopoda | Thecostraca | Thoracica | Sessilia | Balanomorpha | Balanoidea | Balanidae | Megabalaninae
Scientific name Megabalanus tintinnabulum
Supplied scientific name "Megabalanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758)"
Taxon rank species
Common name barnacle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Maxillopoda
Order Sessilia
Family Balanidae
Genus Megabalanus
Species Megabalanus tintinnabulum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Eastern Bass Strait, 20 km SE of Port Albert
Latitude -38.7233
Longitude 146.948
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Eastern Bass Strait, 20 km SE of Port Albert
Minimum depth in meters 26
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID BSS 178 S
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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.496
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0482
    Endemism 0.022720572
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 150.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5784545 index
    Species Richness 111.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7647.7944 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 12.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.71708 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.45 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5729 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.34 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.5199995 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.93 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 12.07 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.52 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.710286 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.094836555 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7769287 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 13.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -24.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.099747084 degrees