Occurrence record: Coelenterate:C006159

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1982-12-02

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code 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"
Catalog number C006159
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Coelenterate:C006159
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by Z. Dinesen
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1982-12-02
Supplied as year:1982  month:12  day:2 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Duncanopsammia axifuga
Identified to rank species
Common name whisker coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Dendrophylliidae
Genus Duncanopsammia
Species Duncanopsammia axifuga
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality Dudley Point, Darwin
Latitude -12.416667
Supplied as: "-12.4166666666667"
Longitude 130.816667
Supplied as: "130.816666666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Anthozoa
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Anson Beagle
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    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 Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Solomon
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOLOMON
    PSMA Localities (2018) DARWIN HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6496
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3829
    Endemism 0.077611886
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09565061
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4263
    Occurrence Density 135941.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.4093175 index
    Species Richness 7490.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.71731687
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 157.9275 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.36292 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.40203512
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.4784303
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.872917 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.103542 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.227509 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1721.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 111.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 440.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1161.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.61 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.5
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 190.38809 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.616667 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17492855 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.28460497 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17492855 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7965.4126 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.102628 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1899999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7443 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.63 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.32 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.89 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.789999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.72 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.656792 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.21003312 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 3.160935 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.1920834 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 22.7625 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 51.5 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.52
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.5 m
    Soil pedality 2.125
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.58916 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.55572027 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.72616 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.469716 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0043 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground