Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions

Latest version published by Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) Node on Aug 8, 2018 Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) Node

Species of azooxanthellate Scleractinaia are listed from the Philippine-Indonesian region. The specimens originate primarily from the MUSORSTUM 1-3 and KARUBAR expeditions, but also include specimens collected by the "Albatross", Danish Expedition to the Kei Islands, SNELLIUS 2 Expedition, "Galathea", Mortensen's Java-South Africa Expedition, "Hakuho Maru", "Siboga", CORINDON 2, and ESTASE 2 expeditions.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 1,396 records.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Cairns, S.D., and Zibrowius, H. (2015). Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. Southwestern Pacific OBIS, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), Wellington, New Zealand, 1396 records, Online http://nzobisipt.niwa.co.nz/resource.do?r=cairns1997corals released on May 1, 2015.

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: f0a30229-2026-41ad-93e8-9415ed8efdbf.  Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) Node publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Ocean Biogeographic Information System.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Kevin Mackay
Marine Database Manager
NIWA Private Bag 14-901 6241 Wellington NZ
http://www.niwa.co.nz

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Stephen Cairns
Principal Investigator
National Museum of Natural History NHB-163, W-329 20560 Washington DC US

Who filled in the metadata:

Kevin Mackay
Marine Database Manager
NIWA Private Bag 14-901 6241 Wellington NZ
http://www.niwa.co.nz

Who else was associated with the resource:

Author
Helmut Zibrowius
Author
Station Marine d'Endoume Rue de la Batterie des Lions 13007 Marseille FR

Geographic Coverage

Philippine and Indonesian regions of the western Pacific Ocean

Bounding Coordinates South West [-31.87, -178.25], North East [32.24, 109.24]

Taxonomic Coverage

Cnidaria Anthozoa

Order  Scleractinia

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1874-03-10 / 1993-06-25

Bibliographic Citations

  1. Cairns, S.D., and Zibrowius, H., 1997. Cnidaria Anthozoa: Azooxanthellate Scleractinia from the Philippine and Indonesian regions. Mem. Mus. natn. Hist. nat. 172: 27-243, including 29 pls. (=MUSORSTOM Rep. 16)

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers f0a30229-2026-41ad-93e8-9415ed8efdbf
https://nzobisipt.niwa.co.nz/resource?r=cairns1997corals