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Occurrence record: CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM - H651-12

PreservedSpecimen of Bleekeria mitsukurii | Mitsukuri's Sandlance recorded on 1985-11-23


Data provider CSIRO National Fish Collection
Data resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
Institution Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Australian National Fish Collection
Catalogue Number H651-12
Other catalogue numbers H 651-12
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by P Last
Identified date 2012-05-24
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Collection ID
Sampling protocol lobster trawl
Occurrence status present
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2012-05-24
Verbatim date identified 24 May 2012
Identification verification status 3s


Collecting date 1985-11-23
Sampling protocol lobster trawl
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 23 Nov 1985


Scientific name Bleekeria mitsukurii
Taxon rank species
Common name Mitsukuri's Sandlance
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Ammodytidae
Genus Bleekeria
Species Bleekeria mitsukurii
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -19.7283
Longitude 152.1066
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality S of Marion Reef, Marian Plateau
Minimum depth in metres 370
Maximum depth in metres 368
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Footprint well known text LINESTRING (152.1066 -19.7283, 152.075 -19.7716)
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude start_lon: 152 06.4 E; finish_lon: 152 04.5 E;
Verbatim latitude start_lat: 19 43.7 S; finish_lat: 19 46.3 S;

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2012-07-11
dcterms:rights holder CSIRO
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim modified 11 Jul 2012

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    Name not recognised Passed
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    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
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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 3f12afc0-2223-453f-aff2-da14f19f8147
    Data Resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -19.7283,152.1066
    Year 1985
    Month 11
    Related records
    Record UUID 03f6275a-2de9-444b-97ed-23b2a4f91592
    Data Resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -19.7283,152.1066
    Year 1985
    Month 11
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without day
    Coordinates were identical
    Record UUID 03f6275a-2de9-444b-97ed-23b2a4f91592
    Data Resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -19.7283,152.1066
    Year 1985
    Month 11
    Comments One of the collectors was null or unknown
    Occurrence was compared without day
    Coordinates were identical

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.25217474
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 23.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8716497 index
    Species Richness 19.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 407151.8 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 283.0 km
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -384.62497 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.34 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.03 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.5286 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.68 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.76 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.72999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.539999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.199999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.976252 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.027528485 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.081002034 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 114.166664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -390.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.2060806 degrees