Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F93311

Preserved specimen of Histampica A.M. Clark, 1970 | Brittlestar recorded on 1981-10-20


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 F93311
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F93311
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Wet|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 2002
Collector 1.  Kuiter, H. Rudie   2.  Museum Victoria  
Supplied as "Rudie H. Kuiter | Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Date identified 2002


Event ID MFG 101
Field Number MFG 101
Occurrence date 1981-10-20
Supplied date "1981-10-20T12:15:00\1981-10-20T13:15:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 20 m otter  
Date precision DAY
Event time 12:15:00\13:15:00


Higher classification Animalia | Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Amphilepidida | Gnathophiurina | Ophiactoidea | Ophiothamnidae
Scientific name Histampica
Identified to rank genus
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiactidae
Supplied as "Ophiothamnidae"
Genus Histampica
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship A.M. Clark, 1970
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality approx 35 km S of Cape Bridgewater, near Portland
Latitude -38.7067
Supplied as: "-38.7067"
Longitude 141.395
Supplied as: "141.395"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality approx 35 km S of Cape Bridgewater, near Portland
Minimum depth in metres 190
Maximum depth in metres 200
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions West Tasmania Transition
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.345834 °C