Occurrence record: CMAR_GOC:560030-99100070

Human observation of Desmapsamma Burton, 1934 recorded on 1997-10-24


Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource CSIRO, Cruises, Vertebrate and Invertebrate Fishery Bycatch, North Australia, 1997
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Collection Supplied collection code "CMAR_GOC"
Catalog number 560030-99100070
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:CSIRO:CMAR_GOC:560030-99100070
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Field number SS199708:360
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Bibliographic citation Source: Southern Surveyor, survey: SS 08/97, station no: 360, extracted from CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Data Warehouse on 23 Jun 2014
Dataset / Survey name CSIRO, Cruises, Vertebrate and Invertebrate Fishery Bycatch, North Australia, 1997
Occurrence remarks [Total catch]


Field number SS199708:360
Occurrence date 1997-10-24
Date precision DAY
Event time 10:24Z


Scientific name Desmapsamma
Supplied scientific name "Desmapsamma sp. (Sponge 17) [Cleveland list, 2001]"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Porifera
Class Demospongiae
Order Poecilosclerida
Family Desmacididae
Supplied as "Myxillidae"
Genus Desmapsamma
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:169120
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Burton, 1934
Name parse type INFORMAL


Country Australia
Latitude -16.005835
Supplied as: "-16.005835"
Longitude 139.39083
Supplied as: "139.39083"
Datum EPSG:4326
Min depth 42
Max depth 43
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text LINE (139.39 -16.015,139.39166 -15.99667)

Additional properties

References http://www.cmar.csiro.au/data/caab/catch_data.cfm?data_id=560030&caab_code=99100070

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Wellesley
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    PSMA Localities (2018) GULF OF CARPENTARIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) MOUNT ISA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TRAEGER

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8508
    Endemism 0.011104171
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 853.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1737704 index
    Species Richness 266.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 44180.418 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 47.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.012413 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.4299998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.3799996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 48.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5453 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.31 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.26 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.519999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.9 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.9304 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07004098 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.47485358 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 5.1666665 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -41.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10333177 degrees