Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21714

PreservedSpecimen of Novodinia australis | seastar


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number J.21714
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1044093; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21714
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.21714
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Rowe, Dr Frank W.E. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Identified date 1988
Collector Csiro|Fisheries Division
Supplied as "CSIRO - Fisheries Division"
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Invertebrates - Marine & Other
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1988


Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1066051


Scientific name Novodinia australis
Supplied scientific name "Novodinia australis (H.L. Clark, 1916)"
Taxon rank species
Common name seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Brisingida
Family Brisingidae
Genus Novodinia
Species Novodinia australis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Name according to (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Accepted name usage Novodinia australis (H.L. Clark, 1916)


Latitude -43.833
Longitude 150.416
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cascade Plateau, Soela Seamount
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[S02/85 Stn. 120] Cascade Plateau, Soela Seamount (43° 50' S, 150° 25' E)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 150° 25' E
Verbatim latitude 43° 50' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Seamount/guyot
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.05572958
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.49382716 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6931472 index
    Species Richness 0.34567901 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 95409.914 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 276.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.2125 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 9.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.51 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.44 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.0 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.85999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0014 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0018 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.87 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 15.33 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.695654 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06355003 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.37230447 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1411.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1113.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 14.850212 degrees