Occurrence record: MIZ:Z5375

Preserved specimen of Linckia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) | blue seastar recorded on 1999-08-29

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 Z5375
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:5375
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Identified date 1/01/2000
Collector Morrison|Et, P.F.
Supplied as "Morrison, P.F. et al."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date identified 2000-01-01
Supplied as 1/01/2000

Event

Occurrence date 1999-08-29
Supplied date "29/08/1999"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Linckia laevigata
Identified to rank species
Common name blue seastar
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Valvatida
Family Ophidiasteridae
Genus Linckia
Species Linckia laevigata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -20.4626
Supplied as: "-20.4626"
Longitude 116.5698
Supplied as: "116.5698"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality DA3/99/43
Island group Dampier Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°27.76`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°34.19`E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2976
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.03236331
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.053877246
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3669.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.383527 index
    Species Richness 1188.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22616.932 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.7 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.98999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8058996 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.034 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.049999997 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0029 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.609999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.31 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.436325 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07239156 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.52835435 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 36.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.52505606 degrees