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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.42116-006

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Avocettina Jordan & Davis, 1891 recorded on 1997-05-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number I.42116-006
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:8183359; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.42116-006
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.42116-006
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Miller, Dr Michael J. - Ocean Research Institute - The University of Tokyo
Identified date 2009
Collector CSIRO Division of Fisheries
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol midoc plankton tow
Date identified 2009
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1"; ecatalogue.IdeSpecimenQuality: "good";
Date (by decade) 1997-05-13
Sampling protocol midoc plankton tow
Date precision DAY
Event time 12:23

Taxonomy

Scientific name Avocettina
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Avocettina
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Avocettina
Scientific name authorship Jordan & Davis, 1891
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -12.77999
Supplied as: "-12.77999"
Longitude 151.62749
Supplied as: "151.62749"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Coral Sea
Water body Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.42116] Coral Sea, Coral Sea (12° 47' 56" S, 151° 35' 20" E) 13/05/1997 - 13/05/1997, midoc plankton tow, Field Collected - Aquatic";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 12° 46' 48.000" S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 151° 37' 39.000" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2010/7/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 8.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon 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 0.025593687
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 11.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.7986522 index
    Species Richness 7.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 865666.1 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 179.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -4512.826 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.6699998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.0 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6589999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.93 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.149998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.86 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.269999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.35999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.949999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.418032 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.031676915 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.107939735 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 34.583332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4493.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1022274 degrees