Occurrence record: MIZ:Z10046

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1991-08-17

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 Z10046
Other catalog numbers 129-91
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:10046
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Collector Bryce, C.W.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol SCUBA

Event

Occurrence date 1991-08-17
Supplied date "17/08/1991"
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 -13.9333
Supplied as: "-13.9333"
Longitude 125.6167
Supplied as: "125.6167"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 16
Island Cassini Island
Island group Bonaparte Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to Stn List
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13°56`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 125°37`E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Kimberley Coast
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2018 Marine North Kimberley
    CAPAD 2020 Marine North Kimberley
    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 Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Kimberley
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF WYNDHAM-EAST KIMBERLEY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Uunguu Part A
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Uunguu Part A WCD2011/001
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8508
    Endemism 0.035864007
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.057105962
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1762.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.1016126 index
    Species Richness 797.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.691668 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 37612.04 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.394128 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 6.8599997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.9533 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.013 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.29 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.07 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.51 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.56 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.225763 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06431681 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.42526367 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 46.666668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -34.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.06181887 degrees