Occurrence record: Corals:G57906

PreservedSpecimen of Caulastrea echinulata | trumpet coral recorded on 2004-05-24

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 G57906
Other catalogue numbers 1543066
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Corals:G57906
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Dry
Identified by Turak, Emre
Collector Turak, E. Emre
Supplied as "Turak, Emre"
Identification qualifier cf
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2004-05-24
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
Supplied as "Faviidae"
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 authorship (Edwards & Haime, 1849)

Geospatial

Country Solomon Islands
Locality Solomon Islands, Coiseul Island, Tambatamba Island
Latitude -6.638333
Longitude 156.576667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 4m
Maximum depth in metres 4m
Coordinate precision Unknown

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    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 8.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Archipelago

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.07653431
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 15.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.395908 index
    Species Richness 12.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.58 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 0.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 3.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.0628 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.78 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.92 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.62 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 28.41 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.289999 100 x degrees C