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Occurrence record: Fish:S.12455-001

Preserved specimen of Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848 | Snipe Eel recorded on 1988-07-07

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Fish"
Catalog number S.12455-001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Fish:S.12455_001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by H.K. Larson
Identified date 1988
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1988

Event

Occurrence date 1988-07-07
Supplied as year:1988  month:07  day:7 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nemichthys scolopaceus
Supplied scientific name "Nemichthys scolopacea"
Identified to rank species
Common name Snipe Eel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Nemichthys
Species Nemichthys scolopaceus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1848
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality North of Bathurst Island, Arafura Sea
Latitude -9.767
Supplied as: "-9.767"
Longitude 130.0
Supplied as: "130"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Sarcopterygii
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Timor Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.10000162
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 40.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4809353 index
    Species Richness 34.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 156293.77 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 161.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.009128 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 6.5899997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.2404 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.29999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.219997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.77 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.039999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.599998 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.452036 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.047428295 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2341649 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 41.791668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -293.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.27943552 degrees