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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A20923

Preserved specimen of Nemichthys curvirostris (Strömman, 1896) | Boxer Snipe Eel recorded on 1999-08-31

Dataset

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 Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A20923
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A20923
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria
Identified date 2000
Collector Draght, G.
Supplied as "G Draght"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, orange roughy
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 2000

Event

Occurrence date 1999-08-31
Supplied date "1999-08-31T00:00:00\1999-08-31T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, orange roughy
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Anguilliformes | Nemichthyidae
Scientific name Nemichthys curvirostris
Supplied scientific name "Nemichthys curvirostris (Strömman, 1896)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Boxer Snipe Eel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Nemichthys
Species Nemichthys curvirostris
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Strömman, 1896)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality off western Tasmania
Latitude -40.98
Supplied as: "-40.98"
Longitude 143.82
Supplied as: "143.82"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off western Tasmania
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol estimated
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions West Tasmania Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian

    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 0.022794068
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 269.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.747401 index
    Species Richness 79.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 38228.55 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 88.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.0699999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6541 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.679999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.969997 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.809999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.539999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.923416 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05978808 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3303794 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 604.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -543.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.709235 degrees