Occurrence record: Coelenterate:C003732

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1982-05-04

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Coelenterate Collection
Supplied collection code "Coelenterate"
Catalog number C003732
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Coelenterate:C003732
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by P.N. Alderslade
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date 1982-05-04
Supplied as year:1982  month:05  day:4 
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 Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality Table Head, Port Essington, Cobourg Peninsula
Latitude -11.25
Supplied as: "-11.25"
Longitude 132.191667
Supplied as: "132.191666666667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Anthozoa
dcterms:modified 14/01/2015 4:02:25 PM

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate rounded Warning
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Unrecognized geodetic datum Warning
    Show/Hide 76 passed properties
    Show/Hide 6 missing properties
    Show/Hide 21 tests that have not been run

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Garig Gunak Barlu
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Northern Australia and Trans-Fly Savannas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tiwi-Cobourg P2
    IBRA 7 Regions Tiwi Cobourg
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cobourg
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Arnhem Land Tropical Savanna
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Equatorial: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Equatorial
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 West Arnhem (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated West Arnhem
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WEST ARNHEM REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 1746
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1963
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) NORTH-WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) COBOURG PENINSULA - DEMED HOMELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Localities (2018) COBOURG
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) ARAFURA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) BARRAH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas West Arnhem (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Money Shoal Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Ksb
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia North Australian Plateaus Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Top End Coastal Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.03214897
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04739298
    Occurrence Density 3522.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.256416 index
    Species Richness 1190.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6029092
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 145.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 101.68 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.15966822
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -5.1745634
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 31.901667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 24.6325 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 12.380005 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.6724593
    Aridity index - month max 1.9913791
    Aridity index - month min 0.0053917067
    Evaporation - annual mean 179.58394 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 230.67508 mm
    Evaporation - month min 139.09958 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.45 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.18 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.21316 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.087296 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.291016 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.734924 %
    Humidity - month min relative 71.9516 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 71.9516 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1311.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 107.835884 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.2421093
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.21963598
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 110.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -3.5141535
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 429.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 309.29553 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 75.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 863.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 12.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 30.401667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 23.3675 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.612061 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 12.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 20.73 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 20.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 25.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.5 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.58 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.64 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.49
    Temperature - warmest month min 25.02 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 182.08363 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1336.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 9.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 1.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 7.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 105.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 302.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 301.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 869.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 143.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 62.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1397.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 338.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 289.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 280.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.06 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01414214 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 12838.51 m
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.017033 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.574614 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.1826778 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.5386343 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 62.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.51 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 19.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3728074 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 32.269466 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 150.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.5
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.57179 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.416668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.11969575 degrees
    Topographic relief 19.31471 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.678747 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2822 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0067 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3555 NDVI