Occurrence record: CReefs - Heron Island 2008:89420DE5-9CB2-4EE2-899A-93E69574E68C

HumanObservation of Acanthaster planci | crown-of-thorns starfish recorded on 2008-09-06

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) – CReefs: Heron Island Biodiversity Expedition, Australia (2008 - 2010)
Institution code Supplied institution code "AIMS"
Catalog number 89420DE5-9CB2-4EE2-899A-93E69574E68C
Occurrence ID 89420DE5-9CB2-4EE2-899A-93E69574E68C
Basis of record Human observation
License CC-BY-NC
Organism quantity type individuals
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 1
Collection code CReefs - Heron Island 2008
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2008-09-06
Supplied date "2008-09-06 12:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acanthaster planci
Taxon rank species
Common name crown-of-thorns starfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Acanthasteridae
Genus Acanthaster
Species Acanthaster planci
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213289

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Latitude -23.47328
Longitude 151.96381
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 35
Maximum depth in meters 35
Coordinate precision 200
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 200
Footprint well known text POINT (151.96381 -23.47328)
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther 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
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Mackay-Capricorn
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) GLADSTONE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) GLADSTONE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.173
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.16575764
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.29094645
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 32.320988 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4706662 index
    Species Richness 6.6049385 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 82226.82 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 34.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.073587 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -24.504805 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2732 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.029999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.11 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.7 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.119999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.019999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.243113 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.10184614 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.3437246 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 43.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.24411333 degrees