Occurrence record: Lizard Island Research Station - urn:lirs.australianmuseum.net.au:identification:NxYXjAp0

PreservedSpecimen of Acanthaster recorded on 2014-10-03

Dataset

Data resource Lizard Island Research Station
Catalog number urn:lirs.australianmuseum.net.au:identification:NxYXjAp0
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Specimen"
Identified by Jairo Rivera Posada
Collector Jairo Rivera Posada
Individual count 17
License CC-BY
Institution code AM
Occurrence remarks http://lifg.australianmuseum.net.au/HotSpot.html?identification=NxYXjAp0
Occurrence status present
Supplied as Present
Identification references Lizard Island Field Guide
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2014-10-03
Supplied date "2014-10-03T12:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Acanthaster
Supplied scientific name "Acanthaster solaris cf."
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Acanthasteridae
Genus Acanthaster
Taxonomic issue Confer species (cf.)
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type informal

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Lizard Island Group
Latitude -14.684833
Longitude 145.441132
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim coordinate system decimal degrees
Coordinate precision 4
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 216.0
Georeference verification status verified
Georeference sources Google Maps
Georeference protocol Map
Georeferenced by Jairo Rivera Posada
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 145.441132
Verbatim latitude -14.684833

Additional properties

location extent 216.0
verbatim coordinate precision 4
verbatim coordinate uncertainty 216.0

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North 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
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2014 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2015 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ribbons
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LIZARD
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2412
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.0407
    Endemism 0.114392884
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.22593533
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 311.1358 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.9791942 index
    Species Richness 28.333334 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 41697.312 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.340304 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -12.073749 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.72999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.8199997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6633 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.024 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.88 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.739998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.47 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0016 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.44021 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06773445 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4461397 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 153.83333 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -2.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1717165 degrees