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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.32983-004

Preserved specimen of Melamphaes Günther, 1864 recorded on 1972-04-08

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number I.32983-004
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8106879; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.32983-004
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.32983-004
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Leis, J
Identified date 1993
Collector RV Seychelles I (ORSTOM)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1972-04-08
Sampling protocol Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow
Date precision DAY
Event time 4:50

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melamphaes
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stephanoberyciformes
Family Melamphaidae
Genus Melamphaes
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Melamphaes
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1864
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country unknown or invalid
Supplied as "Western Indian Ocean"
Latitude -7.233
Supplied as: "-7.233"
Longitude 51.066
Supplied as: "51.066"
Datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.32983] Western Indian Ocean (7° 14' S, 51° 04' E) 08/04/1972 - 08/04/1972, RV Seychelles I (ORSTOM)(Collector), Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 7° 14' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code ZZ
Verbatim longitude 51° 4' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine West Madagascar Marine
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Seychelles

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0060302485
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.3862944 index
    Species Richness 4.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 222.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0699997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.6999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.0174 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.37 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.93 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.29999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.25 100 x degrees C