Occurrence record: MIZ:Z10049

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1995-05-17

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "MIZ"
Catalog number Z10049
Other catalog numbers 166-96
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:10049
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Collector Marsh|Et, L.M.
Supplied as "Marsh, L.M. et al."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol SCUBA

Event

Occurrence date 1995-05-17
Supplied date "17/05/1995"
Sampling protocol SCUBA
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 Western Australia
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -25.1836
Supplied as: "-25.1836"
Longitude 113.1453
Supplied as: "113.1453"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 16
Island Bernier Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 25°11`01S"
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°08`43E"

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Shark Bay
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Shark Bay
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Sandwave/sandbank
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CARNARVON
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Malgana Part A WCD2018/012
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3259
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.030731788
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03379879
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 477.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5582504 index
    Species Richness 191.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 39152.95 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 6.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.021355 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2799997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1408 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.49 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.45 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.92 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.582054 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12543553 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.2549273 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 42.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0668703 degrees