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Occurrence record: Corals:G338782

Preserved specimen of Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801 recorded on 2004-01-12


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 G338782
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by G Carini  
Collector CSIRO Sea Bed Diversity Project on RV Gwendoline May
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Field notes TS80000559
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Date identified 2006-01-01
Supplied as 01 Jan 2006


Occurrence date 2004-01-12
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Verbatim event date 12 Jan 2004
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Caryophyllia
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Caryophylliidae
Genus Caryophyllia
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Lamarck, 1801
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Torres Straits
Latitude -10.45
Supplied as: "-10.45"
Longitude 142.92
Supplied as: "142.92"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in metres 19
Location remarks Site Number: 10454292Sample Number: 004111
Field notes TS80000559
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 10° 27' South
Continent Oceania
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 55' 12" East

Additional properties

object id 439322

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions East Cape York
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 44.0 frequency
    Species Richness 29.0 frequency