Occurrence record: Corals:G67301

PreservedSpecimen of Caulastrea recorded on 2000-05-30

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 G67301
Other catalogue numbers 1387069
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G67301
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Turak, Emre
Collector Turak, E. Emre
Supplied as "Turak, Emre"
Identification qualifier sp.
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2000-05-30
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 Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Milne B
Locality D'Entrecasteaux Islands, Bavras Reef
Latitude -9.860633
Longitude 150.76945
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 9m
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 500.0

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.036128383
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 14.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.6390574 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 944962.56 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 6.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.001977 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4499998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.7999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.4054999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 8.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.43500003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.88 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.049999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0186 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.024999999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.82 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.269999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.016582 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 845.7917 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -550.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.579989 degrees