Occurrence record: MIZ:Z10044

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1979-12-09

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 Z10044
Other catalog numbers 369-80
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:10044
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
Sampling protocol SCUBA

Event

Occurrence date 1979-12-09
Supplied date "9/12/1979"
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 -21.0166
Supplied as: "-21.0166"
Longitude 115.85
Supplied as: "115.85"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 53
Island Long Island
Island group Passage Island Group
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 21°01`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115°51`E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    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
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Carnavon Xeric Shrubs
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    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
    IBRA 7 Regions Pilbara
    IBRA 7 Subregions Roebourne
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ONSLOW COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Islands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Durack
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Kuruma Marthudunera and Yaburara and Coastal Mardudhunera Indigenous Land Use Agreement
    Local Government Areas 2011 Roebourne (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Roebourne
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Yaburara & Mardudhunera People WCD2018/006
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 367
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1197
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ROEBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST PILBARA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (NORTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DURACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ROEBOURNE - WICKHAM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DAMPIER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Localities (2018) MARDIE
    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 (WA)
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Roebourne (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Surface Geology of Australia Qe
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Onslow Plain

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3153
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.023000032
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.034216706
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 161.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.64617 index
    Species Richness 120.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 9433.638 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.033727 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.055859 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1279161 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.4257389 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 18.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.5145539 degrees