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Occurrence record: Corals:G335419

Specimen of Pocillopora damicornis | coral recorded on 2015-11-27

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Corals
Supplied collection code "Corals"
Catalog number G335419
Other catalog numbers 2083361
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G335419
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Dr Ekins, Merrick
Collector Torda, G. Gergely
Supplied as "Torda, Gergely"
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Occurrence date 2015-11-27
Sampling protocol SCUBA
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pocillopora damicornis
Supplied scientific name "Pocillopora acuta"
Taxon rank species
Common name coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Pocilloporidae
Genus Pocillopora
Species Pocillopora damicornis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Lamarck, 1816

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Little Pioneer Bay, Orpheus Island
Latitude -18.593919
Longitude 146.484825
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 6m
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 20.0
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 HINCHINBROOK SHIRE
    PSMA Localities (2018) PALM ISLAND
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) HINCHINBROOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HINCHINBROOK
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Permanent wetlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3607
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0792
    Endemism 0.023156626
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.035806794
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4691
    Migratory species (2008) 12.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 33477.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.8857186 index
    Species Richness 699.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8832519
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 126.848335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 163.23528 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 32.421665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27022645
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.6848044
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.427778 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.889444 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.056671 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2083.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 140.6 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 119.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 87.8 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1123.4 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 130.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1198.2 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.32 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.14 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 16.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 20.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.44 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.82 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.454 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.912
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.359999 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 192.68604 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2082.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 143.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 115.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1031.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 449.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 174.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 200.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 207.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 53.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2871.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 314.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 273.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 271.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 21573.363 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 93.15069 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.033358 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 38.350006 m
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.941769 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09267254 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.76855814 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3050193 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 43.841698 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 146.15385 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.766
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Water holding capacity 39000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.76623 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 220.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 139.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -15.0 m
    Elevation 110.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.9618406 degrees
    Topographic relief 49.02754 m
    Topographic slope (%) 9.240863 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0557 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 9.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0063 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1434 NDVI