Occurrence record: NINGALOO_MIZ:Z6479

PreservedSpecimen of Astropecten vappa recorded on 1960-05-20

Dataset

Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource Western Australia Museum, Marine Invertebrate Specimens, Ningaloo Reef - Northwest Cape, Northwest Australia, 1952-2004 - Version 7.1
Institution code Supplied institution code "WAM"
Catalog number Z6479
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:WAM:NINGALOO_MIZ:Z6479
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Identified date 1973
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY-Int
Associated references Ningaloo Historical Project
Dataset name Western Australia Museum, Marine Invertebrate Specimens, Ningaloo Reef - Northwest Cape, Northwest Australia, 1952-2004
Bibliographic citation Western Australian Museum, Ningaloo Historical Project, Z6479, extracted from Marine Invertebrate Zoology database on 19 November 2007
Occurrence status present
Collection code NINGALOO_MIZ
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1973

Event

Collecting date 1960-05-20
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Astropecten vappa
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Asteroidea
Order Paxillosida
Family Astropectinidae
Genus Astropecten
Species Astropecten vappa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship M�ller and Troschel, 1843

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality Mauds Landing
Latitude -23.100000000000001
Longitude 113.7667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 18.289999999999999
Maximum depth in meters 0
Coordinate precision 1500
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1500
Biome Marine

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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ningaloo
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Ningaloo
    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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Ningaloo
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Ningaloo
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5479
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.011342885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 8.598599E-4
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 17.345678 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 2.271605 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3581.6946 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.0781 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.57 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.96 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.02 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.82 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.232536 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.082507305 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.64418274 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 47.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -5.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.26878795 degrees
    Vegetation
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 209.0 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 125.8 Day