Occurrence record: Observations:41278512

HumanObservation of Meridiastra gunnii recorded on 2020-01-01

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection code Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 41278512
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/41278512
Basis of record Human observation
Observer marciariederer
User ID marciariederer
Rights © marciariederersome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rightsholder marciariederer
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-01-01
Supplied date "2020-01-01T12:58:00+11:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/01/01 12:58 PM AEDT
Event time 01:58Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Meridiastra gunnii
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Asterinidae
Genus Meridiastra
Species Meridiastra gunnii
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Victoria
Locality Mornington Peninsula (S)
Latitude -38.475433
Longitude 145.025052
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 10/12 The Esplanade, Flinders VIC 3929, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 185.0
Biome Marine

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
References https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/41278512

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    First of the month Warning
    First of the year Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Country inferred from coordinates Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the century Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
    Show/Hide 10 missing properties
    Show/Hide 45 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Urban intensive uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Flinders
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mornington Peninsula (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mornington P'sula - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MORNINGTON PENINSULA SHIRE
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 18
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1305
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MORNINGTON PENINSULA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MORNINGTON PENINSULA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FLINDERS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FLINDERS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MORNINGTON PENINSULA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MORNINGTON - SOUTH
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) FLINDERS
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 500 OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) EASTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEPEAN
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) FLINDERS (L)
    PSMA Wards (2018) RED HILL WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Mornington P'sula (S) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbol
    Vegetation
    Land cover Built-up
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Forests and Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Banksia woodlands
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Other forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8062
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2403
    Endemism 0.029209865
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034415692
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 27252.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.080572 index
    Species Richness 2427.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7719004
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.347 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 62.175915 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.947998 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0573418
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.057033755
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.254 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.550167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.623016 degrees C
    Evaporation - average 16936.0 ml
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 821.4 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 258.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.4 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 139.4 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.6 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.060167942
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 139.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 258.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.76 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.74 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.42 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.68 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.06 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.62 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.46 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0539999
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.72 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.68 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 330.84262 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.084852815 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.084852815 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 838.89197 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Remoteness index 0.67
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3643.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 35.0 %
    Runoff - average 1249.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.6510997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.049999997 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.83 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Bulk density 1.354428 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.3668026 %
    Clay % 46.170666 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 50.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.726
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.7 m
    Soil pedality 3.1924355
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.29843 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 185.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 131.29167 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 24.0 m
    Elevation 57.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.100575 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.71165 m
    Topographic slope (%) 2.219796 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1753 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 55.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 7.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 43.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 71.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5454 NDVI