Occurrence record: ABSD:ABSD-5314

Preserved specimen of Abatus philippii Lovén, 1871 | Heart Urchin recorded on 1993-01-22


Data partner Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Data resource AAD Benthic Sampling Database
Institution code Supplied institution code "AADC"
Collection Supplied collection code "ABSD"
Catalog number ABSD-5314
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "S"
Supplied as "?"
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 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE


Occurrence date 1993-01-22
Supplied as year:1993  month:01  day:22 
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Abatus philippii
Identified to rank species
Common name Heart Urchin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Echinoidea
Order Spatangoida
Family Schizasteridae
Genus Abatus
Species Abatus philippii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lovén, 1871
Supplied as 0
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Antarctica
Locality Prydz Bay
Latitude -68.986667
Supplied as: "-68.98666667"
Longitude 74.992667
Supplied as: "74.99266667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 746
Maximum depth in metres 746
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 500.0
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AQ

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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 41445172-88d8-48fe-928a-ec2a48e79296
    Data Resource AAD Benthic Sampling Database
    Raw Scientific Name Abatus philippii
    Coordinates -68.986667,74.992667
    Related records
    Record UUID 3c893fda-b417-4dc8-9f4b-eef32b5808d4
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Abatus philippii Loven, 1871
    Coordinates -68.9867,74.9927

    Additional political boundaries information

    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East Antarctic Wilkes Land
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.09807844
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 45.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0616906 index
    Species Richness 23.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.845834 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 35.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.23 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.55509996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.29999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.829998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 0.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.35 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month -0.53999996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.95 100 x degrees C