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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.25556-012

Preserved specimen of MELAMPHAIDAE | Bigscales recorded on 1985-07-24

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number I.25556-012
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8080915; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.25556-012
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.25556-012
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Thompson, S
Identified date 1985
Collector B Scott RANRL on HMAS Cook
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol IKMT
Date identified 1985
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1985-07-24
Sampling protocol IKMT
Date precision DAY
Event time 10:5

Taxonomy

Scientific name MELAMPHAIDAE
Identified to rank family
Common name Bigscales
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stephanoberyciformes
Family Melamphaidae
Genus Melamphaidae
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Melamphaidae
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Latitude -37.1
Supplied as: "-37.100"
Longitude 153.183
Supplied as: "153.183"
Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Tasman Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.25556] Tasman Sea (37° 06' S, 153° 11' E) 24/07/1985 - 24/07/1985, B Scott RANRL on HMAS Cook(Collector), IKMT";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 37° 6' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 153° 11' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Abyssal plain/deep ocean floor
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe

    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 0.0
    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) 144384.27 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 341.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.2 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5948 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 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 16.18 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.38 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.183252 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05594826 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.29861563 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 55.958332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4691.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.47629339 degrees