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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A11398

Preserved specimen of Bathylagichthys Kobyliansky, 1986 | a deepsea smelt recorded on 1988-10-21


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A11398
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|Wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria  
Identified date 24/06/2005
Collector 1.  Museums Victoria   2.  Museum Victoria  
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number SLOPE 51
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, 3 m Isaacs-Kidd midwater]
Dataset / Survey name [SLOPE]
Date identified 2005-06-24
Supplied as 24/06/2005


Dataset / Survey name SLOPE  
Event ID SLOPE 51
Field Number SLOPE 51
Occurrence date 1988-10-21
Supplied date "1988-10-21T01:09:00\1988-10-21T03:27:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 3 m Isaacs-Kidd midwater  
Date precision DAY
Event time 01:09:00\03:27:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name Bathylagichthys
Identified to rank genus
Common name a deepsea smelt
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagichthys
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Kobyliansky, 1986
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | New South Wales
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality 52 km ESE of Nowra
Latitude -34.935
Supplied as: "-34.935"
Longitude 151.245
Supplied as: "151.245"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 52 km ESE of Nowra
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID SLOPE 51

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone