Occurrence record: MIZ:Z14028

PreservedSpecimen of Pocillopora damicornis | coral recorded on 1986-09-12

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 code Western Australian Museum Marine Invertebrate Collection
Catalog number Z14028
Other catalog numbers 700-86
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Veron, J.E.N.
Identified date 1986-01-01
Collector Veron, J.E.N.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Walking
Occurrence status present
Collection code MIZ
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1986-01-01

Event

Collecting date 1986-09-12
Supplied as year:1986  month:9  day:12 
Sampling protocol Walking
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pocillopora damicornis
Taxon rank species
Common name coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Pocilloporidae
Genus Pocillopora
Species Pocillopora damicornis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geospatial

Country Australia
Habitat Marine
Latitude -12.26233
Longitude 122.98484
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 3
Island West Island
Island group Ashmore and Cartier Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GarminBM
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 122°59`05"E
Verbatim latitude 12°15`44"S

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
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    Collection code not recognised Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Ashmore Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Ashmore Reef
    Collaborative Australian Protected Areas Database (CAPAD) marine 2010 Ashmore Reef
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Ashmore Reef IBA
    NRM Regions Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 Ashmore and Cartier Islands
    RAMSAR wetland regions Ashmore Reef National Nature Reserve
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 7 Regions Indian Tropical Islands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Timor Sea Coral Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Reef
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1064
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.031517744
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 24.925926 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 7.888889 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 278471.88 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.95E-4 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.1299999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.2599998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.1566 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.14999999 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.05 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.05 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.97999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.22 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.349998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.564991 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07374843 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4872303 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 211.66667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.08492007 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0026 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0017 NDVI