Occurrence record: MIZ:Z10040

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1979-04-15

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 Z10040
Other catalog numbers 559-79
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:10040
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.;Veron, J.E.N.
Collector Marsh, L.M.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1979-04-15
Supplied date "15/04/1979"
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 -26.1388
Supplied as: "-26.1388"
Longitude 113.1525
Supplied as: "113.1525"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 18
Island Monkey Rock
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 26°08`20S"
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°09`09E"

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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 Zuytdorp
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Shark Bay
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF SHARK BAY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.28
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8128
    Endemism 0.028018463
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0414404
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1015.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.008504 index
    Species Richness 518.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 4263.5693 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.0 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0299997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8147999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.016 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.17999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.439999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.47 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.454994 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07309643 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.48222515 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.44740403 degrees