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Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.25708

Preserved specimen of Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861) | Rag Worm recorded on 1995-05-15


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 W.25708
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1085130","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.25708"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.25708
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Attwood, Kathryn B - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates  
Identified date 1999
Collector 1.  Murray, Anna   2.  Australian Museum   3.  Invertebrates, Marine  
Supplied as "Murray, Ms Anna - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"
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 1999


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1061555
Occurrence date 1995-05-15
Sampling protocol hand collected on SCUBA  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Platynereis australis
Supplied scientific name "Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Rag Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Nereididae
Genus Platynereis
Species Platynereis australis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)
Scientific name authorship (Schmarda, 1861)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Schmarda, 1861)


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -36.901
Supplied as: "-36.901"
Longitude 149.92982
Supplied as: "149.92982"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Merimbula, Merimbula (Long) Point, south-east of wharf
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[NSW 1056] Australia, New South Wales, Merimbula, Merimbula (Long) Point, south-east of wharf (36° 54' 04" S, 149° 55' 47" E) 15/05/1995 - 15/05/1995, hand collected on SCUBA";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36° 54' 3.600" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 55' 47.400" E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
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dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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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 42190eee-acc5-415e-9818-38a8fa1e0207
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)
    Coordinates -36.901,149.92982
    Related records
    Record UUID 9fc687cb-24ec-43b2-86f3-a2fe35ac3699
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)
    Coordinates -36.901,149.92982

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    GER Kosciuszko to Coast GER Kosciuszko to Coast
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Twofold Shelf
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 924.6667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 279.66666 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 187.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.333334 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 187.66667 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 24.666666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 282.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 12.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 51.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 18.75 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.016666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.4833336 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.033333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.033334 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.825
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 19.733334 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 15.083333 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.166667 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.87833333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0