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Occurrence record: MIIC:MIIC-06593

Preserved specimen of Ophiosphalma armigerum (Lyman, 1878) | Brittlestar recorded on 2015-11-01


Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource CSIRO Marine Invertebrates Image Collection (MIIC)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection code Supplied collection code "MIIC"
Catalog number MIIC-06593
Occurrence ID urn:csiro:MIIC:MIIC-06593
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Field number IN2015_C01-016
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 1.0
Supplied as 1
Organism quantity type individuals
Bibliographic citation CSIRO Marine Invertebrate Image Collection (MIIC)
Duplicate status ASSOCIATED


Field number IN2015_C01-016
Occurrence date 2015-11-01
Supplied date "2015-11-01 13:11"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ophiosphalma armigerum
Taxon rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiolepididae
Supplied as "Ophiosphalmidae"
Genus Ophiosphalma
Species Ophiosphalma armigerum
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lyman, 1878)


Country Australia
Latitude -36.0685
Supplied as: "-36.0685"
Longitude 132.637
Supplied as: "132.637"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 4601.9
Maximum depth in meters 4601.9
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (132.63700 -36.06850)

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 07bdcbee-57d8-455e-8673-b0dbc8ceeeca
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiosphalma armigerum (Lyman, 1878)
    Coordinates -36.0685,132.637
    Related records
    Record UUID ce6d5895-dcbe-438e-a994-117acafb8401
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiosphalma armigerum
    Coordinates -36.0685,132.637
    Record UUID 9c5802fa-98fb-464d-adef-c0a01d6bec31
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiosphalma armigerum
    Coordinates -36.0685,132.637
    Record UUID f9fc1eec-7198-41c8-b090-b5bef78a6eb4
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiosphalma armigerum
    Coordinates -36.0685,132.637

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone