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Occurrence record: Corals:G340566

Preserved specimen of Caryophyllia Lamarck, 1801 recorded on 2022-10-09


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 G340566
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"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Trawl]
Date identified 2024-03-12
Supplied as 12 Mar 2024


Occurrence date 2022-10-09
Sampling protocol Trawl  
Verbatim event date 09 Oct 2022
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 East Coast
Latitude -25.5208
Supplied as: "-25.5208"
Longitude 153.7608
Supplied as: "153.7608"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Minimum depth in metres 128
Maximum depth in metres 127
Location remarks Station Number 144Operation Number 23
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 20.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 25° 31' 14.88" South
Continent Oceania
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 45' 38.88" East

Additional properties

object id 537259

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Min and max depth reversed Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    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 2.0 frequency
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency