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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.45486-016

PreservedSpecimen of Sigmops elongatus | Elongate Fangjaw recorded on 2010-12-07

Dataset

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.45486-016
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:1564141; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.45486-016
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.45486-016
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Paxton, Dr John R. - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 2013
Collector Paxton, J.R. John|Australian Museum
Supplied as "Paxton, Dr John Richard - Australian Museum"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol RMT8
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2013
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Collecting date 2010-12-07
Sampling protocol RMT8
Date precision Day
Event time 21:53
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1145539

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sigmops elongatus
Supplied scientific name "Gonostoma elongatum Günther, 1878"
Taxon rank species
Common name Elongate Fangjaw
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Sigmops
Supplied as "Gonostoma"
Species Sigmops elongatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Günther, 1878
Verbatim taxon rank species
Accepted name usage Gonostoma elongatum Günther, 1878

Geospatial

Country Australia
Latitude -15.54138
Longitude 146.31402
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 1/2 way GBR & Bougainville Reef
Water body Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.45486] Coral Sea, Australia, 1/2 way GBR & Bougainville Reef (15° 31' 25" S, 146° 18' 14" E) 07/12/2010 - 07/12/2010, RMT8, Field Collected - Aquatic, RV Cape Ferguson Cruise 5163";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 146° 18' 50.5" E
Verbatim latitude 15° 32' 29.0" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2013/5/8
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Trench/trough
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea

    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 0.02836924
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 39.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.2725556 index
    Species Richness 29.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 90281.914 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 108.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2152.8157 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.75 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.9389 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.06 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.73 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.64 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.894188 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.030242542 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.09634415 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 75.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2171.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.3675698 degrees