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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A5599

Preserved specimen of Photostomias | a loosejaw dragonfish recorded on 1986-07-17

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 Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A5599
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A5599
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria
Identified date 26/05/2015
Collector Museums Victoria
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | et al"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number SLOPE 18
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, 8 m rectangular midwater
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset / Survey name SLOPE
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 2015-05-26
Supplied as 26/05/2015

Event

Field number SLOPE 18
Occurrence date 1986-07-17
Supplied date "1986-07-17T08:15:00\1986-07-17T09:45:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 8 m rectangular midwater
Date precision DAY
Event time 08:15:00\09:45:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Stomiiformes | Phosichthyoidei | Stomiidae | Malacosteinae
Scientific name Photostomias
Identified to rank genus
Common name a loosejaw dragonfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Stomiidae
Genus Photostomias
Name match metric exactMatch
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | New South Wales
Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality off Nowra
Latitude -34.8225
Supplied as: "-34.8225"
Longitude 151.391
Supplied as: "151.391"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off Nowra
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID SLOPE 18

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe

    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 0.040155973
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 194.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.788001 index
    Species Richness 137.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 26869.365 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 60.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.11 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.7599998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7942 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 4.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.051000003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.6 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.19 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0036 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 17.85 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.609999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.490503 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05010273 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2529938 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 924.3333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1876.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.0801034 degrees