Occurrence record: Coelenterate:C007951

Preserved specimen of Duncanopsammia axifuga (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) | whisker coral recorded on 1993-07-13

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 C007951
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Coelenterate:C007951
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal
Identified by J. Wolstenholme
Identified date 1997
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1997

Event

Occurrence date 1993-07-13
Supplied as year:1993  month:07  day:13 
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 East Point, Darwin
Latitude -12.4
Supplied as: "-12.4"
Longitude 130.81
Supplied as: "130.81"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Anthozoa
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    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
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Anson Beagle
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with plant growth determined by moisture availability
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    PSMA Localities (2018) DARWIN HARBOUR
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6496
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3829
    Endemism 0.077611886
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.09565061
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4263
    Occurrence Density 135941.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.4093175 index
    Species Richness 7490.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 6435.259 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.102628 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.1999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.79 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 10.309999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6251998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.87 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.049999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.63 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.594933 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.21003312 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 3.160935 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 43.583332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -6.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.35982573 degrees
    Vegetation
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 12.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0036 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.3 m^2 plant / m^2 ground