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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15728

PreservedSpecimen of Plectaster decanus recorded on 1977-11-09

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.15728
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1039666; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15728
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.15728
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Hoggett, Dr Anne - Australian Museum - Lizard Island Research Station
Identified date 1982
Collector Roche Research Institute
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1982

Event

Collecting date 1977-11-09
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1036430

Taxonomy

Scientific name Plectaster decanus
Supplied scientific name "Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Spinulosida
Family Echinasteridae
Genus Plectaster
Species Plectaster decanus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Muller & Troschel, 1843
Accepted name usage Plectaster decanus Muller & Troschel, 1843

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -37.05833
Longitude 149.94166
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Twofold Bay, Worang Point
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Twofold Bay, Worang Point (37° 03' 30" S, 149° 56' 30" E) 09/11/1977 - 09/11/1977";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 149° 56' 30.000" E
Verbatim latitude 37° 3' 30.000" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/20
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Cooler end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates��
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7921
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1235
    Endemism 0.027968839
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04143489
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Occurrence Density 26045.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.56889 index
    Species Richness 3295.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7399777
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 42.0325 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 66.722496 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.4375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.94038534
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.06309186
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.947916 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.129375 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.289978 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 857.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 162.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 162.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.13417843
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 224.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 244.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.14
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 17.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 345.70694 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.031622775 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.28460497 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.031622775 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1135.6927 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.478985 Degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 79.15152
    Bulk density 1.3098867 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 47.988667 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 44.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.66
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.9083123
    Water holding capacity 78000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.81618 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 240.58333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.7747304 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.2142181 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.04468082 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0022 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0869 NDVI