Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.33644

Preserved specimen of Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861) | Polychaete Worm recorded on 2008-04-06


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 Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number W.33644
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1265453","urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.33644"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:W.33644
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Murray, Ms Anna - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates  
Identified date 2011-5
Collector 1.  Attwood, B. Kathryn   2.  Australian Museum   3.  Invertebrates, Marine  
Supplied as "Attwood, Kathryn B. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2011-05
Supplied as 2011-5
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "median chaetigers are in reproductive stage & posterior segments are missing";


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1102696
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeComments: "median chaetigers are in reproductive stage & posterior segments are missing";
Occurrence date 2008-04-06
Sampling protocol hand collected on SCUBA  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Platynereis australis
Supplied scientific name "Platynereis australis (Schmarda, 1861)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Polychaete Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Nereididae
Genus Platynereis
Species Platynereis australis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Platynereis ? australis (Schmarda, 1861)
Scientific name authorship (Schmarda, 1861)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Schmarda, 1861)
Verbatim taxon rank species


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -36.78268
Supplied as: "-36.78268"
Longitude 149.97357
Supplied as: "149.97357"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality south of Tathra, north of Turingal Rock
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[MI NSW 3302] Australia, New South Wales, south of Tathra, north of Turingal Rock (36° 46' 58" S, 149° 58' 25" E) 06/04/2008 - 06/04/2008, Attwood, Kathryn B. - Australian Museum - Marine Invertebrates(Collector), hand collected on SCUBA, Field Collected";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 36° 46' 57.7" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 58' 24.9" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2012/3/1
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
Rights holder Australian Museum
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 865.25 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 158.25 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 157.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 242.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 23.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 266.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.775 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 39.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.675001 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.325 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.975 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.025 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.725 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.65 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.875 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2125001
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.425 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.6425
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.8875
    Elevation 54.0 m