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Occurrence record: IMOS_APD_DATA:P1065_520271_3164

Preserved specimen of Alexandrium concavum (Gaarder) recorded on 2014-02-25


Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource The Australian Phytoplankton Database (1844 onwards)
Institution code Supplied institution code "CSIRO, Australia"
Collection Supplied collection code "IMOS_APD_DATA"
Catalog number P1065_520271_3164
Occurrence ID imos_apd_data:P1065_520271_3164
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 1.0
Supplied as 1
Organism quantity type Cells per litre
Bibliographic citation Renee Patten EPA VIC
Occurrence remarks Sample method: 20um vertical plankton drop to 10m Identification method: Light microscopy


Occurrence date 2014-02-25
Supplied date "2014-02-25T00:00:00Z"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Alexandrium concavum
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Myzozoa
Class Peridinea
Order Gonyaulacida
Family Gonyaulacidae
Genus Alexandrium
Species Alexandrium concavum
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:233425
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gaarder)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Vic
Latitude -38.02932
Supplied as: "-38.02932"
Longitude 144.59282
Supplied as: "144.59282"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 0.5
Maximum depth in metres 0.5
Coordinate precision 0.0179
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (144.59282 -38.02932)

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)