Occurrence record: Observations:100030775

Human observation of Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) | blue seastar recorded on 2021-08-07

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution code Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalog number 100030775
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/100030775
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by The Life of Py
Identified date 2021-11-02T01:31:14Z
Collector The Life of Py
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
Rights holder The Life of Py
Establishment means wild
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Dataset / Survey name iNaturalist research-grade observations
Date identified 2021-11-02T01:31:14Z
Identification ID 218017972

Event

Occurrence date 2021-08-07
Supplied date "2021-08-07T10:15:00+08:00"
Verbatim event date 2021/08/07 10:15 AM AWST
Date precision DAY
Event time 02:15:00Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Linckia laevigata
Identified to rank species
Common name blue seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Linckia
Species Linckia laevigata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -22.13369
Supplied as: "-22.1336900233"
Longitude 113.875956
Supplied as: "113.8759560649"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Exmouth, WA, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 4.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ningaloo
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5719
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.024139019
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.047522612
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1806.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9503827 index
    Species Richness 704.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08009235
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 133.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.944166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.029290993
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -22.585987
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.930834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.509167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.23999 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 121.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.4
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 341.0066 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.541667 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 252.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 72.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4413.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 299.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.21 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.7523962 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 836.8058 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.763132 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06777307 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.46979272 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 29.179554
    Bulk density 1.3700935 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13798097 %
    Clay % 22.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.28
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.0682242
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.98486 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 112.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7295109 degrees
    Topographic relief 73.97089 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.495841 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 8.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0055 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground