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Occurrence record: Invertebrates:F293377

Specimen of Cinachyrella | Sponge

Dataset

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 code Museums Victoria Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates"
Catalog number F293377
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Invertebrates:PreservedSpecimen:F293377
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Whole | wet | ethanol 70%
Collector Rmit
Supplied as "RMIT"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Owner institution code NMV
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Language en
Occurrence status present
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1993, Month: 11, Day:
Supplied as year:1993  month:11 
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Porifera | Demospongiae | Tetillidae
Scientific name Cinachyrella
Supplied scientific name "Raphidotethya Burton, 1934"
Taxon rank genus
Common name Sponge
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Tetractinellida
Family Tetillidae
Genus Cinachyrella
Supplied as "Raphidotethya"
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Burton, 1934
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Port Phillip Bay
Latitude -38.08
Longitude 144.72
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay
Minimum depth in meters 13
Maximum depth in meters 15
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 15.0
Georeference sources Google Earth
Georeference protocol Estimation
Georeferenced by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria
Georeferenced date 2014-07-31
Supplied as 2014-07-31T00:00:00
Biome Marine

Additional properties

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
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    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Passed
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Passed
    Min and max depth reversed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
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    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Missing name of person who georeferenced the occurrence Passed
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    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 39305 Port Phillip Bay Central Basin
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.066080905
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07584314
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 2224.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.944002 index
    Species Richness 590.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6393.8447 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 6.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 12.516 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.6 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.69 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.77 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.820015 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.21867463 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.801605 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.16141202 degrees