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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A1514-2

PreservedSpecimen of Thyrsites atun | Couta recorded on 1981-02-03

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number A1514-2
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A1514-2
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Cleared, alizarin stained | Wet | cleared and stained | glycerol 100% | Spirit specimen | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Identified date 1981
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number BSS 131 T
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, 20 m otter, 40 mm mesh cod-end
Dataset name Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1981

Event

Field number BSS 131 T
Collecting date 1981-02-03
Supplied date "1981-02-03T14:45:00\1981-02-03T15:35:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 20 m otter, 40 mm mesh cod-end
Date precision Day
Event time 14:45:00\15:35:00
Event ID BSS 131 T

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Gempylidae
Scientific name Thyrsites atun
Supplied scientific name "Thyrsites atun (Euphrasen, 1791)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Couta
Supplied common name "Barracouta"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gempylidae
Genus Thyrsites
Species Thyrsites atun
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Euphrasen, 1791)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Central Bass Strait, 99 km WSW of Cape Liptrap
Latitude -39.7592
Longitude 145.564
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Central Bass Strait, 99 km WSW of Cape Liptrap
Minimum depth in metres 78.7
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID BSS 131 T
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Bass Strait
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Basin
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian

    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 0.049607318
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 227.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9919205 index
    Species Richness 164.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 101144.836 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 98.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.018668 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.19 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.5024 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.39 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.009999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.32 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.77 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.195645 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.064556286 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.38792464 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -79.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees