Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.10710

PreservedSpecimen of Ophiocentrus inaequalis | brittlestar

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.10710
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1036458; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.10710
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.10710
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Rowe, Dr Frank W.E. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Identified date 1976
Collector Hutchings, P.A. Patricia|Australian Museum|Invertebrates, M. Marine
Supplied as "Hutchings, Dr Patricia Ann - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1976

Event

Date precision Not Supplied
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1011879

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ophiocentrus inaequalis
Supplied scientific name "Ophiocentrus inaequalis (H.L. Clark, 1915)"
Taxon rank species
Common name brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Amphiuridae
Genus Ophiocentrus
Species Ophiocentrus inaequalis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (H.L. Clark, 1915)
Accepted name usage Ophiocentrus inaequalis (H.L. Clark, 1915)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -18.750
Longitude 146.566
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Challanger Bay, Great Palm Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Off Challanger Bay, Great Palm Island (18° 45' S, 146° 34' E)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 146° 34' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 45' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HINCHINBROOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) PALM ISLAND
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0981
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3947
    Endemism 0.028633699
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.042059638
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 4698.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1803613 index
    Species Richness 1086.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7454455
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 134.90143 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 146.32619 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 25.161428 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.29594898
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.3637419
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.344168 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.489882 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.561432 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1868.25 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 92.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1036.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 119.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1107.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.275 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.275 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.825 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.35 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.8500004 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.375 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.46 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.94
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.625 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.375 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.175 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 149.66866 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24155.926 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.044006 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -3.7618263 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 11.08 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.4124 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.25 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.67 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.775917 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.094535045 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.764779 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3050193 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 43.841698 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.7325
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.82213 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 330.29166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.79398525 degrees
    Topographic relief 119.3238 m
    Topographic slope (%) 4.227432 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 15.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground