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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A18170

PreservedSpecimen of Torquigener hicksi | Hick's Toadfish recorded on 1994-07-26

Dataset

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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A18170
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Keiichi Matsuura - National Museum of Nature and Science
Identified date 11/03/2005
Collector Graham, G. Ken|New South Wales Fisheries
Supplied as "Ken G Graham - New South Wales Fisheries"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number K94-18-04
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels, 56m balloon
Dataset name KAPALA
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2005-03-11
Supplied as 11/03/2005

Event

Field number K94-18-04
Collecting date 1994-07-26
Supplied date "1994-07-26T09:00:00;1994-07-26T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels, 56m balloon
Date precision Day
Event time 09:00:00
Event ID K94-18-04

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Tetraodontiformes;Tetraodontidae
Scientific name Torquigener hicksi
Supplied scientific name "Torquigener hicksi Hardy, 1983"
Taxon rank species
Common name Hick's Toadfish
Supplied common name "Hicks' Toadfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Tetraodontidae
Genus Torquigener
Species Torquigener hicksi
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Hardy, 1983
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, New South Wales
Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Wreck Bay
Latitude -35.22
Longitude 150.67
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Wreck Bay
Minimum depth in meters 32
Maximum depth in meters 38
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    NRM Regions 2010 Southern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 South East NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East NSW
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East NSW
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9825
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0322
    Endemism 0.03533625
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.023511283
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 17.703703 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.5139136 index
    Species Richness 12.259259 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3108.7852 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 5.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.002797 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.16 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.4344997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.42 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 15.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 21.39 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 18.491112 Degrees C
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 132.45833 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -48.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.42000744 degrees