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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z100871

Preserved specimen of Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) grayi (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848) recorded on 2022-10-15


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 Z100871
Other catalog numbers ["109"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 95% Ethanol
Identified by Richards, Z.T.  
Collector 1.  Mckenzie, M.   2.  Bray, D.  
Supplied as "O`Hara, T.D.; McKenzie, M.; Bray, D."
Individual count 1
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [CSIRO Four Metre Beam Trawl]
Date identified 2023-01-01


Event ID MV RV Investigator Cocos Keeling Oct 2022
Occurrence date 2022-10-15
Supplied as year:2022  month:10  day:15 
Sampling protocol CSIRO Four Metre Beam Trawl  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Caryophyllia (Acanthocyathus) grayi
Identified to rank species
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Cnidaria
Class Anthozoa
Order Scleractinia
Family Caryophylliidae
Genus Caryophyllia
Species Caryophyllia grayi
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Milne Edwards & Haime, 1848)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Subgenus Acanthocyathus


Country Australia
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -11.8322
Supplied as: "-11.8322"
Longitude 96.6267
Supplied as: "96.6267"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality IN2022_v08-131
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 11°49`56"S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 96°37`36"E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Cocos Keeling
    NRM Regions 2010 Cocos Keeling Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Cocos Keeling Islands
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cocos (Keeling) Island Province

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    Species Richness 0.0 frequency