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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:H2995-01

Preserved specimen of Sigmops elongatus (Günther, 1878) | Elongate Fangjaw recorded on 1992-07-27


Data partner CSIRO National Fish Collection
Data resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
Institution code Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Australian National Fish Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number H2995-01
Other catalog numbers H 2995-01
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by J Pogonoski
Identified date 11 Jan 2013
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
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Sampling protocol demersal trawl
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Identification verification status 3s
Date identified 2013-01-11
Supplied as 11 Jan 2013


Occurrence date 1992-07-27
Sampling protocol demersal trawl
Verbatim event date 27 Jul 1992
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Sigmops elongatus
Identified to rank species
Common name Elongate Fangjaw
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Sigmops
Species Sigmops elongatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Günther, 1878)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Latitude -44.2166
Supplied as: "-44.2166"
Longitude 146.15
Supplied as: "146.15"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Pedra Branca area
Minimum depth in metres 822
Maximum depth in metres 914
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude start_lat: 44 13 S; finish_lat: 44 11 S;
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude start_lon: 146 09 E; finish_lon: 146 13 E;
Footprint well known text LINESTRING (146.15 -44.2166, 146.2166 -44.1833)

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013-03-21
dcterms:rights holder CSIRO
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim modified 21 Mar 2013

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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 a3f01156-6933-4008-9575-4afb439c7b36
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Sigmops elongatus
    Coordinates -44.21667,146.15
    Related records
    Record UUID 038fc788-fd5c-4790-a35a-0bd51fde05cc
    Data Resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -44.2166,146.15

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Tasman Fracture
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Tasman Fracture
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Tasman Fracture
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Tasman Fracture
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Tasman Fracture
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Tasman Fracture
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Tasman Fracture Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Pinnacle
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.052601233
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 435.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.752336 index
    Species Richness 162.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.004168 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 153842.97 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 63.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.44 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.66999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1323 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 7.7000003 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.028 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.66999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 12.809999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.8 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.74 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0018 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0046 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 15.5199995 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.154477 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06760644 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.4127549 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1025.0834 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1222.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 20.852953 degrees