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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A35016-9

Preserved specimen of BATHYLAGIDAE | Deepsea Smelts recorded on 2010-09-10


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 A35016-9
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|Wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria  
Individual count 3
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number Sonne 209 - PCT 15
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [RMT-16, 700um Bucket cod-end (opening & closing rectangular midwater trawl)]
Dataset / Survey name [Sonne 209 Bioluminescence Cruise]
Date identified 2010-09-10
Supplied as 10/09/2010


Dataset / Survey name Sonne 209 Bioluminescence Cruise  
Event ID Sonne 209 - PCT 15
Field Number Sonne 209 - PCT 15
Occurrence date 2010-09-10
Supplied date "2010-09-10T20:47:00\2010-09-10T22:53:00"
Sampling protocol RMT-16, 700um Bucket cod-end (opening & closing rectangular midwater trawl)  
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:47:00\22:53:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name BATHYLAGIDAE
Identified to rank family
Common name Deepsea Smelts
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Name match metric exactMatch
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Eastern Pacific Ocean | Peru
Country Peru
Locality Peru-Chile Trench
Latitude -17.3872
Supplied as: "-17.3872"
Longitude -73.5978
Supplied as: "-73.5978"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Peru-Chile Trench
Water body Eastern Pacific Ocean
Minimum depth in metres 290
Maximum depth in metres 5
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2010-09-10T00:00
Supplied as 2010-09-10T00:00:00
Marine true
Country Code PE

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    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 25.0 frequency
    Species Richness 8.0 frequency