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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.22808-046

Preserved specimen of Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833 | Escolar recorded on 1982-04-03

Dataset

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.22808-046
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8066001; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.22808-046
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.22808-046
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, J
Identified date 1982
Collector Soela, F.R.V.
Supplied as "J Paxton and M McGrouther, FRV Soela"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Engel trawl
Date identified 1982
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1982-04-03
Sampling protocol Engel trawl
Date precision DAY
Event time 5:50

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ruvettus pretiosus
Supplied scientific name "Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833"
Identified to rank species
Common name Escolar
Supplied common name "Oilfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gempylidae
Genus Ruvettus
Species Ruvettus pretiosus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ruvettus pretiosus Cocco, 1833
Scientific name authorship Cocco, 1833
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Cocco, 1833

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -17.983
Supplied as: "-17.983"
Longitude 118.283
Supplied as: "118.283"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Northwest Shelf, 220 km north of Port Hedland
Water body Indian Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.22808] Australia, Western Australia, Northwest Shelf, 220 km north of Port Hedland (17° 59' S, 118° 17' E) 03/04/1982 - 03/04/1982, J Paxton and M McGrouther, FRV Soela(Collector), Engel trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 17° 59' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 118° 17' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    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 0.05139318
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 109.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.397144 index
    Species Richness 87.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.720833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 219494.86 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 238.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.43 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.81 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.5342999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.91999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.829998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.55 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.64 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.38 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.33 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.899443 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.03294278 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.13188094 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 151.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -426.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.39544466 degrees