Occurrence record: Invertebrates - Marine & Other:G.16900

Preserved specimen of Calliactis polypus (Forsskål, 1775) recorded on 1969-03-29


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Invertebrates - Marine & Other"
Catalog number G.16900
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:1174308; urn:catalog:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:G.16900
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Invertebrates - Marine & Other:G.16900
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Gusmao, Luciana C. - Ohio State University
Identified date 2010
Collector Ponder, F. Winston|Australian Museum|Malacology
Supplied as "Ponder, Dr Winston F. - Australian Museum - Malacology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol dredge
Date identified 2010


Occurrence date 1969-03-29
Sampling protocol dredge
Date precision DAY
Event time 5:30


Scientific name Calliactis polypus
Supplied scientific name "Calliactis polypus (Forskal, 1775)"
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Supplied as "Zoantharia"
Order Actiniaria
Family Hormathiidae
Genus Calliactis
Species Calliactis polypus
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Accepted name Calliactis polypus (Forskal, 1775)
Scientific name authorship (Forsskål, 1775)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Forskal, 1775)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -27.45616
Supplied as: "-27.45616"
Longitude 153.65
Supplied as: "153.650"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality off Moreton Bay
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[Kimbla Stn 2] Australia, Queensland, off Moreton Bay (27° 27' 22" S, 153° 39' E) 29/03/1969 - 29/03/1969, dredge";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 27° 27' 22.200" S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 39' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 7.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4682
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5626
    Endemism 0.033957772
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.042137884
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 376.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.696751 index
    Species Richness 322.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 12.041667 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 8332.335 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 13.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.005647 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -86.85442 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.38 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.447 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.019000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.17 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.25 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.98999995 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.869999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.25 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.56364 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.046190284 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.21378602 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 49.833332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -86.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.12650828 degrees