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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.48922-042

PreservedSpecimen of Acanthopagrus recorded on 2018-01-18


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.48922-042
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2391713; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.48922-042
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by DiBattista, Dr. Joseph D. - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 2018
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Spear and clove oil
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2018
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Collecting date 2018-01-18
Sampling protocol Spear and clove oil
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Acanthopagrus
Supplied scientific name "Acanthopagrus bifasciatus (Forsskål, 1775)"
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Sparidae
Genus Acanthopagrus
Species Acanthopagrus bifasciatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Forsskål, 1775)
Accepted name usage Acanthopagrus bifasciatus (Forsskål, 1775)


Country Oman
Latitude 23.67874
Longitude 58.50136
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Muscat, Fahal Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.48922] Oman, Muscat, Fahal Island (23° 40' 44" N, 58° 30' 05" E) 18/01/2018 - 18/01/2018, DiBattista, Dr. Joseph D. - Australian Museum - Ichthyology(Collector), Priest, Mark(Collector), Sinclair-Taylor, T.H.(Collector), Coker, Darren(Collector), Spear";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 100.0
Verbatim longitude 58° 30' 4.9" E
Verbatim latitude 23° 40' 43.5" N

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/9/18
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Arabian Sea
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 51
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Gulf of Oman

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.023905251
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 291.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7062955 index
    Species Richness 141.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.98 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 8.1435995 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.067 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.32999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.84 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 36.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.94 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0030999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0036 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 31.109999 100 x degrees C