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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99095

Preserved specimen of Globosolembos ovatus Myers, 1985 | Amphipod recorded on 2006-09-29


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.99095
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1985360; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99095"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.99095
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Hughes, Dr Lauren Elizabeth - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates  
Identified date 2016
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2016


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1094156
Occurrence date 2006-09-29
Sampling protocol hand collected on SCUBA  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Globosolembos ovatus
Supplied scientific name "Globosolembos ovatus Myers, 1985"
Identified to rank species
Common name Amphipod
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Amphipoda
Family Aoridae
Genus Globosolembos
Species Globosolembos ovatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Globosolembos ovatus Myers, 1985
Scientific name authorship Myers, 1985
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Myers, 1985


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -10.52481
Supplied as: "-10.52481"
Longitude 142.05526
Supplied as: "142.05526"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Torres Strait, Sunken reef, north of Goodes Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[QLD 1863] Australia, Queensland, Torres Strait, Sunken reef, north of Goodes Island (10° 31' 29" S, 142° 03' 19" E) 29/09/2006 - 29/09/2006, Capa, Dr Maria - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates(Collector), Lowry, Dr James Kenneth - Australian Museum";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 10° 31' 29.34" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 3' 18.96" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2017/8/9
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions West Cape York
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait Special Quarantine Zone - Torres Strait
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.01559511
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02739803
    Occurrence Density 230.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.385738 index
    Species Richness 101.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 37677.742 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 12.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.404461 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -12.966186 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.92 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.43 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 40.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2089 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.62 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.19 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.23 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.444628 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10329297 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.8605854 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.1666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -13.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.013291547 degrees