Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.67960

PreservedSpecimen of ACANTHASPIDIIDAE | isopods recorded on 1971-03-11


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection code Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number P.67960
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1165897; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.67960
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.67960
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Wilson, Dr. George D.F. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol epibenthic sled
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1971-03-11
Sampling protocol epibenthic sled
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1076525


Taxon rank family
Common name isopods
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Family Acanthaspidiidae
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Accepted name usage Acanthaspidiidae


Latitude -36.54333
Longitude -53.383
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality south west of Montevideo, South America, south west Atlantic Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[WHOI 237] south west of Montevideo, South America, south west Atlantic Ocean (36° 32' 36" S, 53° 23' W) 11/03/1971 - 11/03/1971, epibenthic sled";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Verbatim longitude 53° 23' W
Verbatim latitude 36° 32' 36.000" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Patagonian Southwest Atlantic
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 41
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Uruguay-Buenos Aires Shelf

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.11013538
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 17.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5885732 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 227.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 14.15 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 6.1945 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.22 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 32.85 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.96999997 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 15.04 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.85 100 x degrees C