We have completed the upgrade to our names index. Please notify support@ala.org.au if you notice any issues.

Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.39974

Preserved specimen of Domecia hispida Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842 | Crab recorded on 1987-12-14


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 P.39974
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:1061985; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.39974"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:P.39974
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Short, J  
Identified date 1990
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 1990


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1068970
Occurrence date 1987-12-14
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Domecia hispida
Supplied scientific name "Domecia hispida Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842"
Identified to rank species
Common name Crab
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Domeciidae
Genus Domecia
Species Domecia hispida
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Domecia hispida Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
Scientific name authorship Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842


Country Australia
State or Territory Coral Sea Islands
Latitude -29.92999
Supplied as: "-29.92999"
Longitude 159.02166
Supplied as: "159.02166"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Elizabeth Reef, reef flat near "Yoshin Maru Iwaki" wreck
Water body Tasman Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[Site 43] Tasman Sea, Australia, Coral Sea Islands, Elizabeth Reef, reef flat near "Yoshin Maru Iwaki" wreck (29° 55' 48" S, 159° 01' 18" E) 14/12/1987 - 14/12/1987";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 1000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 29° 55' 48.000" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 159° 1' 18.000" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/28
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 90 passed properties
    Show/Hide 7 missing properties
    Show/Hide 18 tests that have not been run

    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 7eca9362-4399-44b5-a4e6-d66ffa5ebcd6
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Domecia hispida Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
    Coordinates -29.92999,159.02166
    Related records
    Record UUID b1c37c50-7d1d-4824-9c8d-7e799565a073
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Domecia hispida Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
    Coordinates -29.92999,159.02166

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Elizabeth & Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Lord Howe
    RAMSAR wetland regions Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs Marine National Nature Reserve
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Lord Howe Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Knoll/abyssal hills/hills/mountains/peak
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.047678117
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3207.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.100089 index
    Species Richness 842.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 325610.2 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 177.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.1938999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.035 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.19 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.005 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.369999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.032034 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04077379 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.17037258 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1312.7916 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 13.69649 degrees