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Occurrence record: Fishes:I14143

PreservedSpecimen of Torquigener hicksi | Hick's Toadfish recorded on 1977-07-10

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Fishes
Catalog number I14143
Other catalog numbers 1583839
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I14143
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Type status holotype
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Trawl
Occurrence status present
Collection code Fishes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1977-07-10
Sampling protocol Trawl
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Torquigener hicksi
Taxon rank species
Common name Hick's Toadfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Tetraodontidae
Genus Torquigener
Species Torquigener hicksi
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Cape Moreton, 20 ml NE of
Latitude -26.831947
Supplied as: "-26.833333"
Longitude 153.667516
Supplied as: "153.666667"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD84"
Minimum depth in meters 128m
Maximum depth in meters 128m
Coordinate precision 100
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 100
Biome Marine

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    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 7.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.8402
    Endemism 0.06097923
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 0.024691358 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.024691358 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 34630.285 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 32.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -234.62721 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.7599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6562998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.28 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.869999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.63 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 24.097765 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.047019053 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.21951744 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 108.208336 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -230.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.54117656 degrees