Occurrence record: Invertebrate Zoology: Crustacea:282732.226086

Preserved specimen of Aatolana springthorpei recorded on 1993-06-16


Data resource Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Institution Supplied institution code "USNM"
Catalogue number 282732.226086
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "S"
Preparations Alcohol (Ethanol)
Identified by Keable, S. J.
Collector Lowry, J.
Supplied as "J. Lowry"
Type status paratype
Sex male
Individual count 1
More details http://acsmith.si.edu/emuwebizweb/pages/nmnh/iz/Display.php?irn=226086
License other
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Invertebrate Zoology: Crustacea
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1993-06-16
Supplied date "1993-06-16 00:00:00"
Verbatim event date 1993-06-16/1993-06-16


Scientific name Aatolana springthorpei
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Family Cirolanidae
Genus Aatolana
Species Aatolana springthorpei
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Keable, 1998


Country Australia
State or territory Queensland
Locality East Fitzroy Reef
Latitude -23.5361099243164
Longitude 152.299713134766
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body South Pacific Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 203
Maximum depth in metres 203
Coordinate precision Unknown
Distance outside expert range 0.0
Verbatim depth 203.0
Supplied as 203
Biome Marine

Additional properties

bibliographic citation Department of Invertebrate Zoology, Research and Collections Information System, NMNH, Smithsonian Institution. See: http://www.mnh.si.edu/rc/db/collection_db_policy1.html, 05-14-2010
dataset name NMNH Invertebrate Zoology Collections
rights holder NMNH Invertebrate Zoology Collections

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Great Barrier Reef Coast
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Transition
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) GLADSTONE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.09974051
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1.7901235 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.38271606 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 104808.99 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 70.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.015588 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -199.96445 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.8499999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3457 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.74 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.68 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.68 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.98 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.119999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.767555 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04559447 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.20568436 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 215.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -196.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.303552 degrees