Occurrence record: MIZ:Z2281

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1980-10-04

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 Z2281
Other catalog numbers 491-80
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MIZ:2281
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Marsh, L.M.
Collector Marsh|, L.M.|Provost, Le|, I.
Supplied as "Marsh, L.M. & Le Provost, I."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1980-10-04
Supplied date "4/10/1980"
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 -20.5833
Supplied as: "-20.5833"
Longitude 116.7833
Supplied as: "116.7833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality TR3
Island group Dampier Archipelago
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to AUTOGAZ
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 20°35`S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 116°47`E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Pilbara
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (nearshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF KARRATHA
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Ngarluma/Yindjibarndi WCD2005/001
    PSMA Localities (2018) DAMPIER ARCHIPELAGO
    Vegetation
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9364
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.0309
    Endemism 0.021566885
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.031458423
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 1266.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4679165 index
    Species Richness 451.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.066310555
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 194.9321 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 18.528904 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.023333961
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -26.32956
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 32.75895 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 22.403948 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 20.996307 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 251.125 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 48.375 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 98.625 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 137.5 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 18.25 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 143.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 23.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.375 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.387499 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 21.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 25.8375 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.2837499
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.65 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 30.55 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 294.01245 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.03605551 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.06708203 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7999.9976 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 1.9E-5 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.34 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 9.3244 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.1 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.26999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 21.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.929998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.587353 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.15707609 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.003199 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 19.41317
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.9999 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.08
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.15
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.29925 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 76.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.1528847 degrees
    Topographic relief 52.26984 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.538355 %
    Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 72.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Persistent Vegetation