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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.17495-004

Preserved specimen of Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787) | Bicolor Angelfish recorded on 1973-07-25


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.17495-004
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8032277","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.17495-004"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Allen, Dr Gerald R. - Western Australian Museum - Department of Ichthyology  
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [SPEAR/ROTENONE]
Date identified 1973
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1973-07-25
Sampling protocol SPEAR/ROTENONE  
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Centropyge bicolor
Supplied scientific name "Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bicolor Angelfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Pomacanthidae
Genus Centropyge
Species Centropyge bicolor
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787)
Scientific name authorship (Bloch, 1787)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bloch, 1787)


Country Solomon Islands
Latitude -8.866
Supplied as: "-8.866"
Longitude 160.6
Supplied as: "160.6"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality MALAITA : ALITE REEF
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.17495] Solomon Islands, MALAITA : ALITE REEF (8° 52' S, 160° 36' E) 25/07/1973 - 25/07/1973, G ALLEN PARTY(Collector), SPEAR/ROTENONE";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 8° 52' S
Marine true
Country Code SB
Verbatim longitude 160° 36' E

Additional properties

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dcterms type PhysicalObject

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    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 118.0 frequency
    Species Richness 103.0 frequency