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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z45659

Preserved specimen of Amphioplus (Amphioplus) intermedius (Koehler, 1905) | Brittlestar recorded on 2006-04-26

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z45659
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:45659
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% ethanol
Identified by ["O`Hara, T."]
Identified date 1/01/2009
Collector ["Twiggs",", E.","Salotti",", M.P."]
Supplied as "Twiggs, E. & Salotti, M.P."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Sediment Grab]
Date identified 2009-01-01
Supplied as 1/01/2009

Event

Occurrence date 2006-04-26
Supplied date "26/04/2006"
Sampling protocol ["Sediment Grab"]
Event ID AIMS-WAM RV Cape Ferguson Ningaloo Survey I April/May 2006
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amphioplus (Amphioplus) intermedius
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Amphioplus
Species Amphioplus intermedius
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Koehler, 1905)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Amphioplus

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -22.2563
Supplied as: "-22.2563"
Longitude 113.7619
Supplied as: "113.7619"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CF4010&11/2006/G018
Island Ningaloo Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 22°15`23S"
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°45`43E"

Additional properties

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Inhabited treeless and barren lands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5719
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.024066003
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.08620562
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 259.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0409336 index
    Species Richness 181.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.433332 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4277.168 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 7.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 3.2E-5 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7942 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.84999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.01 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.51 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.359999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.06704 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.055583514 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.33986112 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 205.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -146.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2147121 degrees