Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A35007-2

Preserved specimen of BATHYLAGIDAE | Deepsea Smelts recorded on 2010-09-05


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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A35007-2
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|wet|ethanol|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria  
Identified date /09/2010
Individual count 8
Life stage larvae
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field number Sonne 209 - PCT 7
Language en
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [RMT-16, 700um Bucket cod-end (opening & closing rectangular midwater trawl)]
Dataset / Survey name [Sonne 209 Bioluminescence Cruise]
Date identified /09/2010


Dataset / Survey name Sonne 209 Bioluminescence Cruise  
Event ID Sonne 209 - PCT 7
Field number Sonne 209 - PCT 7
Occurrence date 2010-09-05
Supplied date "2010-09-05T14:27:00\2010-09-05T19:35:00"
Sampling protocol RMT-16, 700um Bucket cod-end (opening & closing rectangular midwater trawl)  
Date precision DAY
Event time 14:27:00\19:35:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name BATHYLAGIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Leuroglossus urotranus Bussing, 1965"
Taxon rank family
Supplied as "Species"
Common name Deepsea Smelts
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Leuroglossus
Species Leuroglossus urotranus
Match type higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Bussing, 1965
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Eastern Pacific | Peru
Country Peru
Locality Peru-Chile Trench
Latitude -7.8233
Supplied as: "-7.8233"
Longitude -81.265
Supplied as: "-81.265"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Peru-Chile Trench
Water body Eastern Pacific
Minimum depth in meters 1550
Maximum depth in meters 1000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Georeferenced date 2010-09-04T00:00
Supplied as 2010-09-04T00:00:00
Marine true
Country code PE

User flagged issues 

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Coordinate uncertainty meters invalid Warning
    Min and max depth reversed Warning
    Recorded date invalid Warning
    Taxon match higher rank Warning
    Show/Hide 101 passed properties
    Show/Hide 2 missing properties
    Show/Hide 10 tests that have not been run