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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.239

Preserved specimen of Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787) | Bicolor Angelfish recorded on 1886


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.239
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8072622","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.239"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Collector Farrell, Captain  
Supplied as "Farrell, Captain"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1886, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1886"
Date precision YEAR


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


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -5.0
Supplied as: "-5.0"
Longitude 149.0
Supplied as: "149.0"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality New Britain
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.239] Papua New Guinea, New Britain (5° 0' S, 149° 0' E) 1886 - 1886, Farrell, Captain(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.1
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 5° S
Marine true
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 149° E

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