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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z100596

Preserved specimen of Plesiastrea versipora (Lamarck, 1816) | Small Knob Coral recorded on 2018-10-28


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 Z100596
Other catalog numbers ["P.V125"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Juszkiewicz, D.J.  
Collector Juszkiewicz, D.J.  
Supplied as "Juszkiewicz, D.J."
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 2018-10-28
Supplied as year:2018  month:10  day:28 
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 -28.682
Supplied as: "-28.6820"
Longitude 113.8615
Supplied as: "113.8615"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island Houtman-Abrolhos
Island group Houtman Abrolhos Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 28°40`55.4"S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 113°51`41.4"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 24686293-e408-4940-a210-cb91916cfa5a
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615
    Related records
    Record UUID 566fe4e4-8019-4ff3-82fa-b882dc4ebfac
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615
    Record UUID d0a0bf21-fb98-4cc2-b0ca-0e38d7139ecf
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615
    Record UUID 7d3f1b88-4534-4b6f-aa90-3ac5dd9d33a2
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615
    Record UUID a10e0757-9649-4482-b935-d508a0f54813
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615
    Record UUID b44cd3f2-b8b4-4f68-90f9-263c406e0b6e
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -28.682,113.8615

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Houtman Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Abrolhos Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Agricultural
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Agricultural Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Agricultural Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Abrolhos Islands
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF NORTHAMPTON
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) AGRICULTURAL REGION

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 750.0 frequency
    Species Richness 278.0 frequency