Occurrence record: MIZ:Z66155

Preserved specimen of Acanthastrea subechinata Veron, 2000 | Stony Coral


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 Z66155
Other catalog numbers ["232"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:66155
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Richards, Z.T.  
Identified date 1/1/2011
Collector Richards, Z.T.  
Supplied as "Richards, Z.T."
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2011-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2011


Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Acanthastrea subechinata
Identified to rank species
Common name Stony Coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Lobophylliidae
Genus Acanthastrea
Species Acanthastrea subechinata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Veron, 2000
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -16.0552
Supplied as: "-16.0552"
Longitude 123.5464
Supplied as: "123.5464"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Irvine Island, Bathurst Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16°03.3162`S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 123°32.7822`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF DERBY-WEST KIMBERLEY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 990.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 20.75 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 129.5 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 437.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 760.75 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.0 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.65 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 12.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 20.375 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.975 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.85 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5575 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.595
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.075 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.25 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.95 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.39
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.99
    Elevation 46.0 m