Occurrence record: Corals:G309249

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1988-11-04

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Corals
Supplied collection code "Corals"
Catalog number G309249
Other catalog numbers 1857919
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G309249
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Kelley, R
Collector National Cancer Institute
Identification qualifier cf
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1988-11-04
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)
Supplied as (Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Embayment On Nw Face Of Thomas Island
Latitude -20.55
Supplied as: "-20.55"
Longitude 149.1
Supplied as: "149.1"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 9m
Maximum depth in metres 9m
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Lindeman Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Lindeman Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Lindeman Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Lindeman Islands
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2014 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2015 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 Mackay Whitsunday
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Mackay Whitsunday
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Other stubble treatments
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Other stubble treatments
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Mackay Whitsunday
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Whitsunday
    IBRA 7 Regions Central Mackay Coast
    IBRA 7 Subregions Whitsunday
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture and temperature regime supports growth for 8���9 months of the year, with a 3���4 month dry season
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Dawson
    Local Government Areas 2011 Mackay (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mackay - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MACKAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 412
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SEAFORTH - CALEN
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DAWSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MACKAY - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MACKAY - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Mackay (R) - Mackay Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rg
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Great Barrier Reef Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 South Reefs
    Vegetation
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Low Closed Forests and Tall Closed Shrublands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Low closed forest or tall closed shrublands (including Acacia, Melaleuca and Banksia)
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt low open forests
    Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus low open forest

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3537
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8014
    Endemism 0.010569716
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014308605
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 314.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.674911 index
    Species Richness 156.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.80568427
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 103.64 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 133.9325 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 19.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.22184832
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.4803724
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.498333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 21.171667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.839996 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1666.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 167.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 97.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 72.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 750.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 820.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 20.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.42 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.03
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 175.51042 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1606.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 107.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 70.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 86.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 846.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 340.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 938.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 132.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 88.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3113.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 308.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 268.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 265.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.304795 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.5091169 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.304795 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 14260.202 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 77.07 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.02 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 8.179999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.8162 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.69 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.19999999 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 21.1 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.119999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.10983 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1041268 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.88548696 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.3111159 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 43.660946 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.76
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.1 index
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 4.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.16405 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 179.04167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.6165864 degrees
    Topographic relief 28.077152 m
    Topographic slope (%) 5.758707 %
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 47.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0122 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground