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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z8107

Material Sample of Avocettina Jordan & Davis, 1891 recorded on 2008-06-14


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalog number Z8107
Occurrence ID Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z8107
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Tissue | frozen | ethanol 100%, absolute | muscle | ethanol, absolute | -196°C
Identified by Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria
Identified date 27/07/2010
Collector Kloser, Rudi
Supplied as "Rudi Kloser - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Associated occurrences source specimen NMV:Ichthyology:A30720-48
Institution ID
Related resource id
Field number REH0801-M2N1
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Relationship of resource same individual
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Dataset / Survey name CSIRO Trans-Tasman Survey
Disposition In collection
Dataset DNA Laboratory
Date identified 2010-07-27
Supplied as 27/07/2010


Field number REH0801-M2N1
Occurrence date 2008-06-14
Supplied date "2008-06-14T16:00:00\2008-06-14T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Date precision DAY
Event time 16:00:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Anguilliformes | Nemichthyidae
Scientific name Avocettina
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Avocettina
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Jordan & Davis, 1891
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Tasman Sea
Locality middle of the Tasman Sea
Latitude -40.6114
Supplied as: "-40.6114"
Longitude 163.164
Supplied as: "163.164"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality middle of the Tasman Sea
Water body Tasman Sea
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Marine true

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 100%, absolute | ethanol, absolute
preservation date begin 2010-07-27T00:00:00
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 100%, absolute | ethanol, absolute

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    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.03219553
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 97.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4263206 index
    Species Richness 36.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 576927.4 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 659.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.45 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.2615 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.84 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.53 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.44 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.463573 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05352487 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.269984 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 384.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4559.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.936759 degrees