Occurrence record: Marine Invertebrates:K873

Preserved specimen of Abatus nimrodi (Koehler, 1911) | Heart Urchin recorded on 1931-02-16


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Marine Invertebrates Collection
Supplied collection code "Marine Invertebrates"
Catalog number K873
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:662995"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Dry Specimen
Identified by Mortensen, Th  
Collector British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition  
Supplied as "B.A.N.Z.A.R.E. - British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present


Dataset / Survey name BANZARE (second voyage)  
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:35644
Occurrence date 1931-02-16
Sampling protocol large rectangular dredge (DRL)  
Verbatim event date 16 Feb 1931
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Abatus nimrodi
Supplied scientific name "Abatus (Pseudabatus) nimrodi"
Identified to rank species
Common name Heart Urchin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Echinoidea
Order Spatangoida
Family Schizasteridae
Genus Abatus
Species Abatus nimrodi
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Scientific name authorship (Koehler, 1911)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Antarctica
Latitude -66.75
Supplied as: "-66.75"
Longitude 62.05
Supplied as: "62.05"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality BANZARE Station 107, off MacRobertson Land, close to large bergs aground in shallow water
Minimum depth in metres 219
Coordinate precision 0.01
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 66 45 S
Marine true
Country Code AQ
Verbatim longitude 062 03 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World East Antarctic Wilkes Land
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.19643007
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 786.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.363635 index
    Species Richness 285.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.975 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 71.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.47 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 2.3999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.0625 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.089999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.88 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 0.35999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.68 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 0.11 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 0.61 100 x degrees C