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Occurrence record: Fishes:I21770

PreservedSpecimen of Torquigener hicksi | Hick's Toadfish recorded on 1985-08-27

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Fishes
Catalog number I21770
Other catalog numbers 1591933
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I21770
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Trawl
Occurrence status present
Collection code Fishes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1985-08-27
Sampling protocol Trawl
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Torquigener hicksi
Taxon rank species
Common name Hick's Toadfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Tetraodontidae
Genus Torquigener
Species Torquigener hicksi
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Bunker Group, east of
Latitude -23.983333
Longitude 152.85
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 340m
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Keppel Islands & Capricorn Bunker Reefs, Souther GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Transition
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GLADSTONE REGIONAL
    PSMA Localities (2018) CORAL SEA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURNETT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURNETT

    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 0.022727273
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 124039.44 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 91.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.012709 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -324.54123 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.2505999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.35999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.399998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.609999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.14 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.93 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.17 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 27.34 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.923006 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.042817216 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.180441 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 48.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -266.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.109817006 degrees