Occurrence record: Sponge:Z001839

PreservedSpecimen of Amphimedon recorded on 1983-08-30

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 code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Porifera Collection
Catalog number Z001839
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Sponge:Z001839
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by J.N.A. Hooper
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Collection code Sponge
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1983-08-30
Supplied as year:1983  month:08  day:30 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Amphimedon
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Haplosclerida
Family Niphatidae
Genus Amphimedon
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province WA
Locality West of Port Hedland, NW Shelf
Latitude -19.4348333333333
Longitude 118.900333333333
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Demospongiae
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.033702105
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3.5925925 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 1.9135803 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 58446.082 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 62.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.134551 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.53999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8399997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.8799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.3856 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.06 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.399998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.86 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.769999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.609999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.247822 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.063501745 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4042673 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 26.208334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -48.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16621579 degrees