Occurrence record: Echinoderm:Q005551

Preserved specimen of Macrophiothrix demessa (Lyman, 1861) | Brittlestar recorded on 1988-04-20
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Echinoderm Collection
Supplied collection code "Echinoderm"
Catalog number Q005551
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Echinoderm:Q005551
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by A. Hoggett  
Identified date 1988
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1988

Event

Occurrence date 1988-04-20
Supplied as year:1988  month:04  day:20 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Macrophiothrix demessa
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Macrophiothrix
Species Macrophiothrix demessa
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lyman, 1861)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as: "QLD"
Locality Between South & Bird Islands, Lizard Island
Latitude -14.7
Supplied as: "-14.7"
Longitude 145.466667
Supplied as: "145.466666666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Ophiuroidea
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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
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LIZARD
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2412
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0407
    Endemism 0.044975955
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07936189
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 3557.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.8886623 index
    Species Richness 1524.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 42503.44 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.190269 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -12.148577 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.72999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.69 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.559 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.689999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.38 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.44021 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05905779 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3675777 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 185.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -13.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.09011931 degrees