Occurrence record: Corals:G66955

PreservedSpecimen of Caulastrea recorded on 1998-09-27

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Corals
Supplied collection code "Corals"
Catalogue Number G66955
Other catalogue numbers 1385068
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G66955
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Emre Turak, Lyndon DeVantier
Collector Turak, E. Emre|Devantier, L. Lyndon
Supplied as "Emre Turak, Lyndon DeVantier"
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1998-09-27
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Caulastrea
Supplied scientific name "Caulastrea connata"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Supplied as "Faviidae"
Genus Caulastrea
Species Caulastrea connata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Ortmann, 1892)

Geospatial

Country Saudi Arabia
Locality Umluj, Yanbu, Sharm Al Hisay
Latitude 24.622222
Longitude 37.328333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 500.0

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Red Sea
    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Northern and Central Red Sea
    World Country Boundaries Saudi Arabia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.040925108
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 9.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.8310205 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency