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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z100511

Preserved specimen of Plesiastrea versipora (Lamarck, 1816) | Small Knob Coral recorded on 2018-05-01


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 Z100511
Other catalog numbers ["P.V012"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Juszkiewicz, D.J.  
Collector Aquatics, Monsoon  
Supplied as "Monsoon Aquatics"
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 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 2018-05-01
Supplied as year:2018  month:5  day:1 
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 fuzzyMatch
Scientific name authorship (Lamarck, 1816)
Supplied as (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1857)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -16.6867
Supplied as: "-16.6867"
Longitude 146.0641
Supplied as: "146.0641"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 16°41`12.1"S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146°03`50.8"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 1f816983-6b6c-436d-ba04-06df9dea5573
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -16.6867,146.0641
    Related records
    Record UUID 55cb3c39-9ca0-421f-9631-006f3ad0552d
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -16.6867,146.0641
    Record UUID 64c99b0b-e76f-4851-899e-42786da6a4e5
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -16.6867,146.0641

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 DOUGLAS SHIRE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2647.0 frequency
    Species Richness 282.0 frequency