Occurrence record: BioTimes-457-0267

HumanObservation of Caulastrea echinulata | trumpet coral recorded on 2014-03-31

Dataset

Data provider Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Dynamics of a coral reef community, Taiwan (2003 -2014)
Occurrence ID BioTimes-457-0267
Basis of record Human observation
License CC-BY-NC
Organism quantity type ?
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 0.25
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2014-03-31
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Caulastrea echinulata
Taxon rank species
Common name trumpet coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Merulinidae
Genus Caulastrea
Species Caulastrea echinulata
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:411159

Geospatial

Country Taiwan
Locality AcroporaZone
Latitude 21.95188
Longitude 120.77025
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 0
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision 200
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 200
Footprint well known text POINT (120.77025 21.95188)

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    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Taiwan Montane Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Western Taiwan
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries South Taiwan Monsoon Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Kuroshio

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.03834464
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 65.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.9501054 index
    Species Richness 30.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2239.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 87.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 77.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 98.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1378.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 531.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1378.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 172.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 215.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2668.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 278.0 degrees C * 10