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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.40374-002

Preserved specimen of Giuris margaritaceus (Valenciennes, 1837) | Mud Gudgeon recorded on 2000-07-18


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.40374-002
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8142420; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.40374-002
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Jenkins, Dr Aaron - Wetlands International - Oceania Fiji Office
Identified date 2000
Collector Jenkins, A.|Led, P.|Rei, V.
Supplied as "A. Jenkins, P. Led & V. Rei"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol HL
Date identified 2000
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Occurrence date 2000-07-18
Supplied date "2000-07-18/26"
Sampling protocol HL
Date precision DAY_RANGE
Event date end 2000-07-26


Scientific name Giuris margaritaceus
Supplied scientific name "Ophieleotris aporos (Bleeker, 1854)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Mud Gudgeon
Supplied common name "Snakehead goby"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Eleotridae
Genus Giuris
Supplied as "Ophieleotris"
Species Giuris margaritaceus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophieleotris aporos (Bleeker, 1854)
Scientific name authorship (Valenciennes, 1837)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bleeker, 1854)


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -5.69449
Supplied as: "-5.69449"
Longitude 150.50433
Supplied as: "150.50433"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lake Lalili, Kimbe Bay Region of West New Britain.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.40374] Papua New Guinea, Lake Lalili, Kimbe Bay Region of West New Britain. (5° 41' 40" S, 150° 30' 16" E) 18/07/2000 - 26/07/2000, A. Jenkins, P. Led & V. Rei(Collector), HL";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 5° 41' 40.200" S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 150° 30' 15.600" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Solomons-Vanuatu-Bismarck Moist Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Archipelago
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Britain-New Ireland Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.030040443
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 187.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.5383058 index
    Species Richness 116.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean -6.6125 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3788.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 830.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 198.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 683.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 1371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 495.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1371.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 86.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 218.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 83.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 464.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 304.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 264.0 degrees C * 10