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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.5540

Preserved specimen of Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845 | rough lanternfish recorded on 1903

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.5540
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8158292; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.5540
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.5540
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, J
Collector Aite, W|Cculloch, M
Supplied as "WAITE & MCCULLOCH"
Specimen type Syntype: Dasyscopelus naufragus Waite, 1904 : Myctophidae : : : Chordata;syntype: Dasyscopelus naufragus Waite, 1904 : Myctophidae : : : Chordata;syntype: Dasyscopelus naufragus Waite : Myctophidae : : : Chordata
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1903, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1903"
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Myctophum asperum
Supplied scientific name "Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845"
Identified to rank species
Common name rough lanternfish
Supplied common name "Prickly Lanternfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Myctophum
Species Myctophum asperum
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1845
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Richardson, 1845

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -31.516
Supplied as: "-31.516"
Longitude 159.083
Supplied as: "159.083"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Lord Howe Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.5540] Australia, New South Wales, Lord Howe Island (31° 31' S, 159° 05' E) 1903 - 1903, WAITE & MCCULLOCH(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
County Lord Howe Island
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 31° 31' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 159° 5' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Lord Howe Island
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe Island
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Lord Howe-Norfolk Islands Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers - Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2014 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2015 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2017 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Coast - Lord Howe Island
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Knoll/abyssal hills/hills/mountains/peak
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.13499703
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.1736191
    Occurrence Density 119171.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.2872047 index
    Species Richness 5646.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 317520.7 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.089999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.42 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.08 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8774 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.2000003 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.087000005 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.63 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.76 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0095 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.15 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.227112 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.044356234 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.2158995 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 962.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -32.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8513681 degrees