Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F305562

Preserved specimen of Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879) | Brittlestar recorded on 2021-07-06


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F305562
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F305562
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Whole|Wet|ethanol 95%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 2021
Collector O'Hara et. al IN2021 V04 IOT Marine Invertebrates Team  
Supplied as "O'Hara et. al IN2021 V04 IOT Marine Invertebrates Team"
Individual count 34
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2021


Dataset / Survey name IN2021 V04 - Investigating The IOT  
Event ID IN2021 V04 005
Field Number IN2021 V04 005
Occurrence date 2021-07-06
Supplied date "2021-07-06T21:29:00\2021-07-06T21:49:00"
Sampling protocol Beam Trawl - CSIRO Four Metre  
Date precision DAY
Event time 21:29:00\21:49:00


Higher classification Echinodermata | Asterozoa | Ophiuroidea | Ophintegrida | Ophiacanthida | Ophiacanthina | Ophiotomidae
Scientific name Ophiotreta valenciennesi
Supplied scientific name "Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brittlestar
Supplied common name "Brittle Star"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Ophiuroidea
Order Ophiurida
Supplied as "Ophiacanthida"
Family Ophiacanthidae
Supplied as "Ophiotomidae"
Genus Ophiotreta
Species Ophiotreta valenciennesi
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lyman, 1879)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Indian Ocean | Australia | Christmas Island
Country Australia
State or Territory Christmas Island
Locality Indian Ocean Territories: Christmas Island SE
Latitude -10.5703
Supplied as: "-10.5703"
Longitude 105.69
Supplied as: "105.69"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Indian Ocean Territories: Christmas Island SE
Water body Indian Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 643
Maximum depth in metres 997
Island Christmas Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol data provided with specimen(s)
Georeferenced by Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria
Terrestrial true
Georeferenced date 2021-08-10T00:00
Supplied as 2021-08-10T00:00:00
Marine false
Country Code AU
Location ID IN2021 V04 005

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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 50ab338e-f1bb-464e-abba-23ba6014a338
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
    Coordinates -10.5703,105.69
    Related records
    Record UUID fe35835d-e5cb-45b9-bcf0-90ea0d307cb9
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
    Coordinates -10.5703,105.69

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2010 Christmas Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Christmas Island
    IMCRA 4 Regions Christmas Island Province

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.058333 °C