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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z7986

MaterialSample of Sigmops elongatus | Elongate Fangjaw recorded on 2009-11-14

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalogue Number Z7986
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:DNA Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z7986
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations Tissue | frozen | ethanol 95% | Muscle | ethanol 96% | -196°C
Identified by Dr John R. Paxton - Australian Museum (AM)
Identified date 14/11/2009
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Disposition In collection
Relationship of resource same individual
Field number LTA 15
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, midwater RMT 8, opening/closing, bucket codend
Dataset name 2009 Coral Sea Lanternfish and tuna aggregation
Language en
Associated occurrences source specimen NMV:Ichthyology:A30714-10
Occurrence status present
Related resource id urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A30714-10
Dataset ID DNA Laboratory
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2009-11-14
Supplied as 14/11/2009

Event

Field number LTA 15
Record date 2009-11-14
Supplied date "2009-11-14T01:07:00\2009-11-14T02:07:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, midwater RMT 8, opening/closing, bucket codend
Date precision Day
Event time 01:07:00\02:07:00
Event ID LTA 15

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Stomiiformes | Gonostomatoidei | Gonostomatidae
Scientific name Sigmops elongatus
Supplied scientific name "Gonostoma elongatum Günther, 1878"
Taxon rank species
Common name Elongate Fangjaw
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Sigmops
Supplied as "Gonostoma"
Species Sigmops elongatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1878
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Coral Sea | Australia | Queensland
Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Coral Sea, SE of Arlington Reef
Latitude -16.6972
Longitude 146.574
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Coral Sea, SE of Arlington Reef
Water body Coral Sea
Minimum depth in metres 300
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Biome Marine

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    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 Trench/trough
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea

    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 0.021931056
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 17.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0885017 index
    Species Richness 9.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 94976.195 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 69.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -1449.3762 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.79999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.044 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.76 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.69 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.65 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 24.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.65 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.714834 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.031372264 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.10374897 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 209.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1450.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.9726582 degrees