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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.20306-021

PreservedSpecimen of Sigmops elongatus | Elongate Fangjaw recorded on 1977-12-12

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.20306-021
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:8048944; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.20306-021
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.20306-021
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, Dr. John Richard - Australian Museum
Identified date 1978
Collector Kapala, E.T.A.L. Paxton
Supplied as "KAPALA,PAXTON ET AL"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol ENGEL MW TRAWL
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1978
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Name changed without re-identification";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Name changed without re-identification";
Collecting date 1977-12-12
Sampling protocol ENGEL MW TRAWL
Date precision Day
Event time 23:0
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8037989

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sigmops elongatus
Supplied scientific name "Sigmops elongatus (Günther, 1878)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Elongate Fangjaw
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Sigmops
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)
Accepted name usage Sigmops elongatus (Günther, 1878)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -33.516
Longitude 152.333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality OFF BROKEN BAY : 65KM EAST OF BAY
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.20306] Australia, New South Wales, OFF BROKEN BAY : 65KM EAST OF BAY (33° 31' S, 152° 20' E) 12/12/1977 - 12/12/1977, KAPALA,PAXTON ET AL(Collector), ENGEL MW TRAWL";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 152° 20' E
Verbatim latitude 33° 31' S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury

    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 0.01944075
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 294.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.289244 index
    Species Richness 221.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38933.05 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 84.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0427 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.015000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.14 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.43 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.26 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.96 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.400074 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05186191 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.26711515 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1094.8334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2100.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 5.6827893 degrees