Occurrence record: Coelenterate:C014841

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 2004-11-25

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 C014841
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Coelenterate:C014841
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by S.K. Horner
Identified date 2005
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 2005

Event

Occurrence date 2004-11-25
Supplied as year:2004  month:11  day:25 
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 NE side of Field Island, Kakadu National Park
Latitude -12.078
Supplied as: "-12.078"
Longitude 132.42
Supplied as: "132.42"
Datum EPSG:4326
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 Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    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 Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Van Diemens Gulf
    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 Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) VAN DIEMEN GULF
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5248
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1698
    Endemism 0.01681577
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022544421
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 662.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.45564 index
    Species Richness 313.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9433.638 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.2099999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 14.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.3514 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.96 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.01 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.75 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.17 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.46 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.528654 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.24884495 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 4.2685976 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 17.541666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15499614 degrees