Occurrence record: MIZ:Z49027

Preserved specimen of Macrophiothrix michaelseni (Koehler, 1907) | Brittlestar recorded on 2007-05-21


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z49027
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:49027
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 75% Ethanol
Identified by Marsh, L.M.  
Identified date 1/1/2007
Collector Sampey  
Supplied as "Sampey, A. on RV Naturaliste"
Individual count 1
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2007-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2007


Event ID WA Marine Futures Biodiversity Project Survey May 2007
Occurrence date 2007-05-21
Supplied date "21/5/2007"
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Macrophiothrix michaelseni
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Amphilepidida"
Family Ophiotrichidae
Genus Macrophiothrix
Species Macrophiothrix michaelseni
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Koehler, 1907)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -33.5086
Supplied as: "-33.5086"
Longitude 115.044
Supplied as: "115.044"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Trawl 1
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 33°30.52`S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115°02.64`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ngari Capes
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Ngari Capes
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South West Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF BUSSELTON