Occurrence record: Observations:61438393

HumanObservation of Linckia laevigata | blue seastar recorded on 2020-09-17

Dataset

Data resource iNaturalist Australia
Institution Supplied institution code "iNaturalist"
Collection Supplied collection code "Observations"
Catalogue Number 61438393
Occurrence ID https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/61438393
Basis of record Human observation
Observer Joanne
User ID belairjo
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License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
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Rightsholder belairjo
Dataset name iNaturalist observations
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status research

Event

Record date 2020-09-17
Supplied date "2020-09-17T12:04:00+10:00"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2020/09/17 12:04 PM AEST
Event time 02:04Z

Taxonomy

Scientific name Linckia laevigata
Taxon rank species
Common name blue seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Linckia
Species Linckia laevigata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -28.1978587945
Longitude 153.5774603652
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cook Island, New South Wales, Australia
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 151.0
Biome Marine

Additional properties

num identification agreements 2
references https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/61438393

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Cook Island
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Cook Island
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Cook Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Cook Island
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5063
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0996
    Endemism 0.029265705
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03658572
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Occurrence Density 88889.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.251203 index
    Species Richness 2854.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.2163465
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 63.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 132.99782 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 44.40375 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.4835819
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.0639504
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.786459 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 16.958958 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 18.108734 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1681.3334 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 264.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 197.33333 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 570.3333 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.333332 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 617.6667 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 26.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.066668 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 20.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.233334 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 15.833333 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.633333 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.12
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.333332 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 319.36127 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.01 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.20124611 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.01 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1314.4883 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.209686 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2.9948506 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.3294997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.66999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.74 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.83 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.56 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.787766 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.073186666 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.54668266 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.1814072 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 7.4446106 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 200.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.93
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.95 index
    Soil depth 0.81428576 m
    Soil pedality 1.6269461
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.8514 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 90.291664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17562205 degrees
    Topographic relief 10.00778 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8998008 %