Occurrence record: Corals:G61096

PreservedSpecimen of Caulastrea recorded on 2007-10-30

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Corals
Supplied collection code "Corals"
Catalogue Number G61096
Other catalogue numbers 1547057
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G61096
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Dr Wallace, Carden
Collector Wallace, D. Dr|Carden
Supplied as "Dr Wallace, Carden"
Identification qualifier sp.
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Hand
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2007-10-30
Sampling protocol Hand
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Caulastrea
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Supplied as "Faviidae"
Genus Caulastrea
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 Western Australia
Locality Bonaparte Archipelago, West Kimberley, Turban I
Latitude -14.49
Longitude 124.993333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 1m
Maximum depth in metres 7m
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Plantations
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble mulched
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Bank/shoals
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Uunguu Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Uunguu Part A WCD2011/001
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1454
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.025316112
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.040894378
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1466.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.914691 index
    Species Richness 597.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22587.041 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 99.74026 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.230895 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.89 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.9399998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.4 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6072999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.38 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.19 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 25.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.699999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.112087 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.091617845 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.72326785 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 71.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23998931 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1836 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4288 NDVI