Occurrence record: MIZ:Z10043

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1979-12-07

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 Z10043
Other catalog numbers 385-80
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:10043
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.;Veron, J.E.N.
Collector , S.M.|Marsh|, L.M.
Supplied as "Slack-Smith, S.M. & Marsh, L.M."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1979-12-07
Supplied date "7/12/1979"
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 -20.95
Supplied as: "-20.95"
Longitude 115.8833
Supplied as: "115.8833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Sholl Island
Island group Passage Island Group
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to AUTOGAZ
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°57`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115°53`E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Great Sandy Island
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Great Sandy Island
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Great Sandy Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Sandy Island
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Kuruma Marthudunera and Yaburara and Coastal Mardudhunera Indigenous Land Use Agreement
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yaburara & Mardudhunera People WCD2018/006
    PSMA Localities (2018) MARDIE
    Vegetation
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2088
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.015498789
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.02260237
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 137.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.423955 index
    Species Richness 99.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12350.357 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.040095 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.919415 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.12950465 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.5193291 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 15.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees