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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z100570

Preserved specimen of Plesiastrea versipora (Lamarck, 1816) | Small Knob Coral recorded on 2018-10-16


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 Z100570
Other catalog numbers ["P.V087"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Juszkiewicz, D.J.  
Collector 1.  Juszkiewicz   2.  , D.J.   3.  Carey   4.  , N.  
Supplied as "Juszkiewicz, D.J. & Carey, N."
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 5 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2019-01-01


Occurrence date 2018-10-16
Supplied as year:2018  month:10  day:16 
Sampling protocol SCUBA  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Plesiastrea versipora
Identified to rank species
Common name Small Knob Coral
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Plesiastreidae
Genus Plesiastrea
Species Plesiastrea versipora
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -32.0193
Supplied as: "-32.0193"
Longitude 115.4523
Supplied as: "115.4523"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Rottnest Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 32°01`09.7"S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115°27`08.4"E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 094177d7-7e22-407c-b7f2-eb38e14d8285
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523
    Related records
    Record UUID 58a7911f-2404-4bb6-a24b-89611c627913
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523
    Record UUID 40216648-1a8f-4d53-ab5f-31e24577212d
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523
    Record UUID b7a1519e-fa10-4b4a-a31d-f3353f8cd380
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523
    Record UUID 3c2d2dcf-e9f5-4e10-9f84-b1460561e73a
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523
    Record UUID b6d4eee5-f8cf-4bb4-bbcd-b85a69555861
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -32.0193,115.4523

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2020 Terrestrial Rottnest Island
    NRM Regions 2010 Perth
    NRM Regions 2017 Swan Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Cockburn
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF COCKBURN
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 646.0 frequency
    Species Richness 219.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 19.3375 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %