Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.5517

PreservedSpecimen of Linckia guildingi recorded on 1930-12-01


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.5517
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1047705; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.5517
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:J.5517
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Livingstone|Boardman
Supplied as "Livingstone & Boardman"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1930-12-01
Supplied date "1930-12"
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1018960


Scientific name Linckia guildingi
Supplied scientific name "Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Linckia
Species Linckia guildingi
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Gray, 1840
Accepted name usage Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -23.300
Longitude 151.700
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Capricorn Group, North West Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Capricorn Group, North West Island (23° 18' S, 151° 42' E) /12/1930 - /12/1930";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 151° 42' E
Verbatim latitude 23° 18' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/3/12
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Incomplete collection date Warning
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch 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
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate precision not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates 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 40 tests that have not been run

    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 45c4ebd6-814d-47d0-8f72-535c0a3396b2
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840
    Coordinates -23.300,151.700
    Collector [Livingstone|Boardman]
    Year 1930
    Month 12
    Day 1
    Related records
    Record UUID 14bb2570-8e27-49dd-afcb-9de405e88374
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840
    Coordinates -23.300,151.700
    Collector [Livingstone|Boardman]
    Year 1930
    Month 12
    Day 1
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 0c55c569-bf4b-46dc-8367-e1656e9ce99f
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Linckia guildingi Gray, 1840
    Coordinates -23.300,151.700
    Collector [Livingstone|Boardman]
    Year 1930
    Month 12
    Day 1
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Capricornia Cays
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Capricornia Cays IBA (Heron Island)
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Burnett - Curtis Hills and Ranges
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Mackay-Capricorn
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) GLADSTONE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.173
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.01819275
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.036961373
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 197.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7281632 index
    Species Richness 131.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 63908.44 m
    Water Observations From Space 55.172413 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.057487 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 6.3000007 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.400476 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05423761 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.30542588 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.958332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.4672602 degrees