Occurrence record: IMOS_AZD_DATA:17497

PreservedSpecimen of Bassia bassensis recorded on 1992-07-23


Data partner Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource The Australian Zooplankton Database (1938 onwards)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Catalog number 17497
Occurrence ID imos_azd_data:17497
Basis of record Preserved specimen
License CC-BY
Organism quantity type Abundance per cubic metre
Bibliographic citation "Gaughan, D. J. and W. J. Fletcher. 1997. Effects of the Leeuwin current on the distribution of carnivorous macrozooplankton in the shelf waters off southern western Australia. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 45:89-97."
Occurrence remarks Net type: Bongo net, diameter: 0.6 m, Mesh size: 500 mm
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 0.48
Collection code IMOS_AZD_DATA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1992-07-23
Supplied date "1992-07-23T00:00:00Z"
Date precision Day


Scientific name Bassia bassensis
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Siphonophora
Supplied as "Hydrozoa"
Order Calycophorae
Supplied as "Siphonophorae"
Family Abylidae
Genus Bassia
Species Bassia bassensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:135404


Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Latitude -35.1
Longitude 117.5701
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 14
Maximum depth in meters 14
Coordinate precision 2000
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 2000
Footprint well known text POINT (117.57010 -35.10000)
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions WA South Coast
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF ALBANY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.5748
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.705
    Endemism 0.017971577
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02012928
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Occurrence Density 27.382715 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.6205802 index
    Species Richness 4.148148 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0744927
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 3.0041294
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.12470873
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 115.14727 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 204.82637 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 51.29727 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08909091 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.45636365 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 79.86326 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 25.543636 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.101592
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 1.7332288 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -0.9498454 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 0.20140192
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10112493
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season -3.9187477
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 154.10364 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -35.284016 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -179.28273 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 102.806366 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.62 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 15.9025 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 7.1045456 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.038864 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.872576 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.41272 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 8.867272 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 15.893637 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.0999756 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 1.6790771 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 9.276337 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 8.16629 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.6054688 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -1.7418213 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 6.9054565 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.28 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 15.307273 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1008.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 427.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 86.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 91.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 445.0 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -23.449657 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -176.8155 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 9.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 23.75 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.849998 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 6.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.349998 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 8.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.35 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.325 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.525 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.91
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.075 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 365.56958 km/day
    Wind run - month max 398.5638 km/day
    Wind run - month min 331.6872 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 6.344957 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 5.801599 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 6.7313156 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 6.7542105 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 6.708421 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 6.7542105 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.623684 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 5.2542105 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 5.2542105 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.036055513 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6180.0713 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.8299999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.3675 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.030000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.42 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.76 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.003 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.15 100 x degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.6551064
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.90000004
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.12470873
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 67.97914 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 20.404995 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -0.6919694 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -2.8643754E-14 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 58.959576
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 11.223785
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 17.912865 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 82.70691 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 63.65869 Gal
    Bulk density 1.352056 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 79.87982 kgC/ha
    Clay % 4.7897196 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 12.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 490.8545 my
    Lithology - fertility 4.636364 index
    Lithology - mean age 352.96793 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.53245854 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 1.0154915 log my
    Magnetic anomalies 123.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.695
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 1.0
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.13499999
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.1675
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 51.5
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.1675
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 6878.7456 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 56.3571 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 121.15197 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Pedality hydrological score 1.8579439
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 22.268736 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 1250.0798 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 10.358907 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.875 m
    Soil pedality 1.8579439
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 1.25
    Topographic wetness index 2.765636
    Unreliable water retention parameters 0.0
    Water holding capacity 19299.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 154.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.57514 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 277.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -14.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.062067 degrees
    Topographic relief 97.80187 m
    Topographic roughness 13.26596 %
    Topographic slope (%) 6.474399 %
    Valley bottom % 0.0 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 0.0