Occurrence record: STLEONARDS-9-11823

Human observation of Eupolymnia koorangia Hutchings & Glasby, 1988 | Medusa Tube Worm recorded on 1991-04-08

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Port Phillip Bay Environmental Study Data 1992-1996 - infauna records
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Supplied collection code "PPBES"
Occurrence ID STLEONARDS-9-11823
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
License CC-BY-NC
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 2.0
Supplied as 2
Organism quantity type individuals

Event

Occurrence date 1991-04-08
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Eupolymnia koorangia
Identified to rank species
Common name Medusa Tube Worm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Annelida
Class Polychaeta
Family Terebellidae
Genus Eupolymnia
Species Eupolymnia koorangia
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:327887
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Hutchings & Glasby, 1988
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Stleonards
Latitude -38.16617
Supplied as: "-38.16617"
Longitude 144.744
Supplied as: "144.744"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 13.5
Maximum depth in metres 13.5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 200.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (144.74400 -38.16617)

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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
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    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 0.028506024
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034384813
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 11742.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.805984 index
    Species Richness 1458.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 10372.556 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 10.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 12.2757 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 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 15.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.14 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 10.7699995 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.82 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.768916 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.16271342 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.7836689 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 29.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -9.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2365238 degrees