Occurrence record: GAB-RP:IN2017_C01_192_N119

Preserved specimen of Stelletta Schmidt, 1862 recorded on 2017-04-20T07:20:17Z


Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Great Australian Bight Research Program, Australia (2015-2017)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Supplied collection code "GAB-RP"
Catalog number IN2017_C01_192_N119
Occurrence ID IN2017_C01-192-2549633-0030
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by L Goudie
Identified date 01/NOV/17
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 2.0
Supplied as 2
Organism quantity type specimen count
Date identified 01/NOV/17


Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 2017, Month: 4, Day: 20
Supplied date "2017-04-20T07:20:17Z"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Stelletta
Supplied scientific name "Stelletta spp."
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Tetractinellida
Supplied as "Astrophorida"
Family Ancorinidae
Genus Stelletta
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131994
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Schmidt, 1862
Name parse type INFORMAL


Country Australia
Locality Great Australian Bight
Latitude -34.5499
Supplied as: "-34.5499"
Longitude 129.403
Supplied as: "129.403"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 3780
Maximum depth in metres 3807
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (129.40300 -34.54990)

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Great Australian Bight

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.11283657
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 22.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.838989 index
    Species Richness 18.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 240651.0 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 310.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.8399997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.0288 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.76 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.92 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 17.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.64 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 14.809999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.65 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 17.047836 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.036615077 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.14953846 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 278.54166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3747.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.3480432 degrees