Occurrence record: Coelenterate:C007228

PreservedSpecimen of Caulastrea

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Coelenterate Collection
Supplied collection code "Coelenterate"
Catalogue Number C007228
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Coelenterate:C007228
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by J.E.N. Veron
Identification qualifier cf.
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Caulastrea
Supplied scientific name "Caulastrea cf. echinulata"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Supplied as "Faviidae"
Genus Caulastrea
Species Caulastrea echinulata
Taxonomic issues Confer species (cf.)
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type INFORMAL

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as: "QLD"
Locality SW Curacoa Island, Palm Island Group, Great Barrier Reef
Latitude -18.6666666666667
Longitude 146.566666666667
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Class Anthozoa
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    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 Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TOWNSVILLE

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0981
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3947
    Endemism 0.04507942
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.07019968
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 6771.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.486844 index
    Species Richness 1752.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.81367904
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 131.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 155.41597 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.39 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.28341654
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.5130212
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.305 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.679306 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.223328 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 2023.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 130.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 115.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 89.5 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 1114.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 127.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1178.5 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.650002 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.650002 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.35 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.75 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.45 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.150002 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.93
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.95 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.75 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.55 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 165.52225 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.053851645 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 26838.365 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.044006 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -10.24389 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.37 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.809999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.9874 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.020000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.48 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.13 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.26 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.63 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.965076 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06353092 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.41033953 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) 0.77
    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 0.27889 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 234.70833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -8.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.2568331 degrees
    Topographic relief 147.9782 m
    Topographic slope (%) 8.505191 %