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Occurrence record: MIZ:Z100514

Preserved specimen of Plesiastrea versipora (Lamarck, 1816) | Small Knob Coral recorded on 2018-08-03


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 Z100514
Other catalog numbers ["P.V018"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations 100% Ethanol
Identified by Juszkiewicz, D.J.  
Collector 1.  Juszkiewicz   2.  , D.J.   3.  Adam   4.  , A.A.S.  
Supplied as "Juszkiewicz, D.J. & Adam, A.A.S."
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SCUBA]
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Date identified 2019-01-01


Occurrence date 2018-08-03
Supplied as year:2018  month:8  day:3 
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 -34.3528
Supplied as: "-34.3528"
Longitude 115.1687
Supplied as: "115.1687"
Datum EPSG:4326
Island group Augusta
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location according to GPS
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34°21`10.1"S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 115°10`07.5"E

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 0c79dfd9-5be1-4a96-a669-ba5e305df0c8
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687
    Related records
    Record UUID 0d382ab6-6cdb-4628-b2ba-ed7b1021a524
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687
    Record UUID 4009accd-a10b-4ef6-bf46-bdae02175d3b
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687
    Record UUID 7779025c-52eb-4b26-a9d6-f742df648ee0
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687
    Record UUID 76adf5b7-2f43-4483-8da8-18e2f7e60e5f
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687
    Record UUID a31bd409-319d-4d6f-932e-ff051f6fc7f9
    Data Resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -34.3528,115.1687

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 South West
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South West Region
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Leeuwin-Naturaliste
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF AUGUSTA-MARGARET RIVER
    Vegetation types - native Other shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Other shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 11335.0 frequency
    Species Richness 1797.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1071.5 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 515.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.3333333 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 54.833332 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 77.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 56.666668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 48.666668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 562.1667 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.650002 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.583334 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.316666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.766666 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.633333 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.316667 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.9500003 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.516666 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53833336 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.86
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.7 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.655
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0