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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A11422

Preserved specimen of Bathylagus Günther, 1878 recorded on 1988-10-25


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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A11422
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|Wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Rosalind J. Poole - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 1992
Collector Museum Victoria  
Supplied as "Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field number SLOPE 65
Language en
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, 3 m Isaacs-Kidd mid-water]
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date identified 1992


Dataset / Survey name SLOPE  
Event ID SLOPE 65
Field number SLOPE 65
Occurrence date 1988-10-25
Supplied date "1988-10-25T06:18:00\1988-10-25T08:48:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 3 m Isaacs-Kidd mid-water  
Date precision DAY
Event time 06:18:00\08:48:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name Bathylagus
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagus
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1878
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality 78 km S of Point Hicks
Latitude -38.5022
Supplied as: "-38.5022"
Longitude 149.259
Supplied as: "149.259"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 78 km S of Point Hicks
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country code AU
Location ID SLOPE 65

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone