Occurrence record: Observations:52907229

HumanObservation of Linckia laevigata | blue seastar recorded on 2020-07-03

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 52907229
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/52907229
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Kniebe, J. Jacob
Supplied as "Jacob Kniebe"
User ID the_kniebe
Rights © the_kniebesome rights reserved
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder the_kniebe
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-07-03
Supplied date "2020-07-03T11:51:00+08:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020-07-03 11:51:00 AM GMT+08:00
Event time 03:51Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Linckia laevigata
Taxon rank species
Common name blue seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Linckia
Species Linckia laevigata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Exmouth (S)
Latitude -22.1321246876
Longitude 113.8781632483
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Oyster Stacks Snorkelling Area
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 263.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/52907229

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Cape Range
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Cape Range
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Cape Range
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Cape Range
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IBRA 6 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Cape Range
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape Range
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Carnarvon Xeric Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (summer drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 YANNARIE RIVER
    River Regions YANNARIE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Local Government Areas 2011 Exmouth (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Exmouth
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Gnulli, Gnulli #2 and Gnulli #3 - Yinggarda, Baiyungu and Thalanyji People WCD2019/016
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EXMOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GASCOYNE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) CAPE RANGE NATIONAL PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Exmouth (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 North West Cape Ridges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5719
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.024139019
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.047522612
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1806.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.9503827 index
    Species Richness 704.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.08009235
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 133.83 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 15.944166 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.029290993
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -22.585987
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.930834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 19.509167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.23999 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 233.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 121.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.4
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 341.0066 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 251.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 76.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 90.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 118.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 119.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4417.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 370.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 196.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.21 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.7523962 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 939.1768 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.763132 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06777307 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.46979272 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 29.179554
    Bulk density 1.3700935 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.13798097 %
    Clay % 22.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.1
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.28
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.0682242
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.98486 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 110.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7295109 degrees
    Topographic relief 73.97089 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.495841 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 22.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0055 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground