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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F111989

Preserved specimen of Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) | Brittlestar recorded on 2005-12-09

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 Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F111989
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F111989
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|Unfixed ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by ["Dr Tim D. O'Hara"]
Identified date 2006
Collector ["Museum Victoria"]
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 15
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field Number SS10/2005 137
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [Sediment grab]
Dataset / Survey name [SS102005]
Date identified 2006

Event

Field Number SS10/2005 137
Occurrence date 2005-12-09
Supplied date "2005-12-09T08:43:00\2005-12-09T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol ["Sediment grab"]
Event ID SS10/2005 137
Dataset / Survey name [SS102005]
Date precision DAY
Event time 08:43:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Myophiuroidea | Euryophiurida | Ophiurida | Ophiurina | Ophiuridae
Scientific name Ophiura (Ophiura) ooplax
Supplied scientific name "Ophiura ooplax (Clark, 1911)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiuridae
Genus Ophiura
Species Ophiura ooplax
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Supplied as (Clark, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality off Point Cloates
Latitude -22.8467
Supplied as: "-22.8467"
Longitude 113.338
Supplied as: "113.338"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off Point Cloates
Minimum depth in metres 420
Maximum depth in metres 430
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Gascoyne
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Gascoyne
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Transition
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Gascoyne Marine Park
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.035832547
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 244.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.613412 index
    Species Richness 116.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.333333 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39848.24 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 40.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.87 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.9922 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.02 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.32 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.973448 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04708315 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.24147156 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 197.58333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -504.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.41730273 degrees