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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.28784-010

Preserved specimen of Melamphaes Günther, 1864 recorded on 1985-08-21

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.28784-010
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8093566; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.28784-010
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.28784-010
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Miskiewicz, T
Identified date 1985
Collector Kapala, F.R.V.
Supplied as "FRV Kapala"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Plankton tow - oblique
Date identified 1985
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";
Occurrence date 1985-08-21
Sampling protocol Plankton tow - oblique
Date precision DAY
Event time 15:40

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 Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -31.916
Supplied as: "-31.916"
Longitude 153.133
Supplied as: "153.133"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality E of Taree
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.28784] Australia, New South Wales, E of Taree (31° 55' S, 153° 08' E) 21/08/1985 - 21/08/1985, FRV Kapala(Collector), Plankton tow - oblique";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 31° 55' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 8' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.0152979875
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 323.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5144563 index
    Species Richness 134.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 18346.512 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 42.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009207 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.77 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7124999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.006 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.9 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 22.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.44 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.84 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.4 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.673735 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.046222083 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.22294559 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 329.29166 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -286.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7554213 degrees