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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1446

PreservedSpecimen of Meridiastra calcar | Eight-arm seastar

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalogue Number J.1446
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1038960; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1446
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.1446
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Collection, O. Old
Supplied as "Old Collection"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 3 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "New combination for Patiriella calcar";
Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1010283

Taxonomy

Scientific name Meridiastra calcar
Supplied scientific name "Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eight-arm seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Species Meridiastra calcar
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Lamarck, 1816)
Accepted name usage Meridiastra calcar (Lamarck, 1816)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Kiama (A)
Latitude -34.750
Longitude 150.833
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Gerringong
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Gerringong (34° 45' S, 150° 50' E)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 150° 50' E
Verbatim latitude 34° 45' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/8
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven GER Illawarra to Shoalhaven
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Gilmore
    Local Government Areas 2011 Kiama (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kiama
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 THE COUNCIL OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF KIAMA
    NSW Local Land Services Regions South East
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 12
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3015
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KIAMA HINTERLAND - GERRINGONG
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) KIAMA - SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) ILLAWARRA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) GILMORE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) GILMORE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) KIAMA - SHELLHARBOUR
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) KIAMA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SYDNEY - WOLLONGONG
    PSMA Localities (2018) GERRINGONG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Kiama (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pagr
    Vegetation
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8423754.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.0798
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.4667
    Endemism 0.013756165
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.018289132
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 18.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 11343.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6606216 index
    Species Richness 1332.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7994885
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 85.381996 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 108.04241 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 61.571 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6409252
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.55810815
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 22.757 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.911917 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.60498 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 23974.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 4.0 %
    Precipitation - annual 1809.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1374.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 273.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 242.25 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 419.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 38.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 453.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.575001 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 36.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.150002 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.150002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.525 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.925 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.025 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.65 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 13.625 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0875001
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.475 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 21.125 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.65 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 309.22043 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1492.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 316.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 71.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 237.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 499.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 190.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 501.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 169.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 177.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 75.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 124.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3352.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1031.236 m
    Remoteness index 0.5
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3015.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 66.0 %
    Runoff - average 8093.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 10.798122 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.2458 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 61.12294 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 130.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8375
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.4 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.5414119
    Water holding capacity 92000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.95333 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 81.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 360.16666 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7797832 degrees
    Topographic relief 16.28632 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.421566 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4351 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 23.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0155 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 19.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6246 NDVI