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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.47373-009

PreservedSpecimen of Fusigobius duospilus | Twospot Goby recorded on 2017-08-03


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number I.47373-009
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2344401; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.47373-009
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Reader, Ms Sally Elizabeth - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 2018-8
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol rotenone & SCUBA
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018-8
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Collecting date 2017-08-03
Sampling protocol rotenone & SCUBA
Date precision Day
Event time 9:5
Event ID


Scientific name Fusigobius duospilus
Supplied scientific name "Fusigobius duospilus Hoese, D.F. & Sally Reader, 1985"
Taxon rank species
Common name Twospot Goby
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gobiidae
Genus Fusigobius
Species Fusigobius duospilus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Hoese, D.F. & Sally Reader, 1985
Accepted name usage Fusigobius duospilus Hoese, D.F. & Sally Reader, 1985


Country New Caledonia
Latitude -22.39285
Longitude 172.08263
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Hunter Island, north west
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.47373] New Caledonia, Hunter Island, north west (22° 23' 34" S, 172° 04' 58" E) 03/08/2017 - 03/08/2017, rotenone & SCUBA, Accession, South West Pacific 2017";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Verbatim longitude 172° 4' 57.5" E
Verbatim latitude 22° 23' 34.3" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/8/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Vanuatu

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.025310667
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 179.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3903456 index
    Species Richness 95.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2191603.0 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.7799997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.7856998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 16.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.79700005 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.95 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.29 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0802 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.269999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.05 100 x degrees C