Occurrence record: MIZ:Z18422

Preserved specimen of Cistina columbiae Gray, 1840 | seastar recorded on 1993-03-20

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z18422
Other catalog numbers 996-93
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:18422
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.;Keesing, J.
Identified date 1/01/1993
Collector Keesing, J.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1993-01-01
Supplied as 1/01/1993

Event

Occurrence date 1993-03-20
Supplied date "20/03/1993"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cistina columbiae
Identified to rank species
Common name seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Cistina
Species Cistina columbiae
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Gray, 1840
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -18.0
Supplied as: "-18"
Longitude 147.0
Supplied as: "147"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Ast 18d
Island Chicken Reef
Island group Great Barrier Reef
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 18°45`S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 147°43`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.07303823
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 847.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.453083 index
    Species Richness 320.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.720834 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 73072.23 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 19.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.102956 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -203.82314 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.6 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.46 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4654 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.74 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.68 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.09 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.689999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.618969 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.03830154 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.15273046 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 189.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -195.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.3421292 degrees