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Occurrence record: Corals:G340599

Preserved specimen of Ctenocella pectinata (Pallas, 1766) recorded on 2022-10-16


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Corals
Supplied collection code "Corals"
Catalog number G340599
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by M Ekins  
Collector CSIRO on RV Somatina, Voyage SOM2022_V01  
Supplied as "CSIRO on RV Somatina, Voyage SOM2022_V01"
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2024-03-26
Supplied as 26 Mar 2024


Occurrence date 2022-10-16
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Verbatim event date 16 Oct 2022
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Ctenocella pectinata
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Alcyonacea
Supplied as "Scleralcyonacea"
Family Ellisellidae
Genus Ctenocella
Species Ctenocella pectinata
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Pallas, 1766)
Supplied as Pallas, 1766
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality East Coast
Latitude -27.9665
Supplied as: "-27.9665"
Longitude 153.7703
Supplied as: "153.7703"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in metres 89
Maximum depth in metres 89
Location remarks Station Number 156Operation Number 56
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 27° 57' 59.4" South
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 46' 13.08" East

Additional properties

object id 537292

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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 27e22f41-870b-4236-92c1-96d77b64a042
    Data Resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ctenocella pectinata
    Coordinates -27.9665,153.7703
    Related records
    Record UUID 577ce766-7c27-4983-a5fb-b782c1fd9b92
    Data Resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Ctenocella pectinata
    Coordinates -27.9665,153.7703

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 299.0 frequency
    Species Richness 135.0 frequency