Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.33810

Preserved specimen of Macrothrix spinosa King, 1853 recorded on 1981-08-08


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.33810
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1101845; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.33810
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.33810
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Timms, B. V.
Identified date 1982
Sex Female
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 1982


Occurrence date 1981-08-08
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Macrothrix spinosa
Supplied scientific name "Macrothrix spinosa King, 1853"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Branchiopoda
Order Diplostraca
Family Macrotrichidae
Supplied as "Macrothricidae"
Genus Macrothrix
Species Macrothrix spinosa
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Macrothrix spinosa King, 1853
Scientific name authorship King, 1853
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to King, 1853


Country New Caledonia
Latitude -21.833
Supplied as: "-21.833"
Longitude 166.883
Supplied as: "166.883"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality farm dam near La Foa
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "New Caledonia, farm dam near La Foa (21° 50' S, 166° 53' E) 08/08/1981 - 08/08/1981";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 21° 50' S
Marine true
Country Code NC
Verbatim longitude 166° 53' E

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 2a7a6d8b-fec8-4cab-b4d5-9826623a6873
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Macrothrix spinosa King, 1853
    Coordinates -21.833,166.883
    Related records
    Record UUID d68d170d-3a42-4142-a866-f674a718b92e
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Macrothrix spinosa King, 1853
    Coordinates -21.833,166.883

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Caledonia Barrier Reef
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.11290155
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 13.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.8184831 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1720586.0 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 23.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.54 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0799999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4074 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 14.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.010000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.87 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.16 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.5 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0084999995 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0095 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.51 100 x degrees C
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -655.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.6388235 degrees