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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A5735

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963) | Flaccid Lanternfish recorded on 1985-04-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number A5735
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A5735
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria
Identified date 1988
Collector CSIRO Marine Research
Sex Unknown
Individual count 7
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number S02/85 130
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels 152 midwater
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name S02/85
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 1988

Event

Field number S02/85 130
Date (by decade) 1985-04-13
Supplied date "1985-04-13T23:00:00\1985-04-13T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels 152 midwater
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:00:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Myctophiformes | Myctophidae
Scientific name Metelectrona ventralis
Supplied scientific name "Electrona ventralis Becker, 1963"
Identified to rank species
Common name Flaccid Lanternfish
Supplied common name "a lanternfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Metelectrona
Supplied as "Electrona"
Species Metelectrona ventralis
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship (Becker, 1963)
Supplied as Becker, 1963
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality Cascade Plateau, SE of Tasmania
Latitude -43.95
Supplied as: "-43.95"
Longitude 150.17
Supplied as: "150.17"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Cascade Plateau, SE of Tasmania
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID S02/85 130

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmania Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian

    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 0.029122826
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 38.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.404928 index
    Species Richness 32.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 85126.266 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 253.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.293 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.059998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 13.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.98 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.25 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.88 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 15.38 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 13.738743 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.064464994 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3741849 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 71.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2567.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.633971 degrees