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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.27694-003

Preserved specimen of Bathylagus Günther, 1878 recorded on 1985-08-06


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.27694-003
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8089827","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.27694-003"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Miskiewicz, A  
Identified date 1990
Collector Kapala, F.R.V.  
Supplied as "FRV Kapala"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Plankton tow - oblique]
Date identified 1990
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1985-08-06
Sampling protocol Plankton tow - oblique  
Date precision DAY
Event time 9:28


Scientific name Bathylagus
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Bathylagus
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1878
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -34.85
Supplied as: "-34.850"
Longitude 150.966
Supplied as: "150.966"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Nowra
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.27694] Australia, New South Wales, Off Nowra (34° 51' S, 150° 58' E) 06/08/1985 - 06/08/1985, FRV Kapala(Collector), Plankton tow - oblique";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 34° 51' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 58' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 15.854167 °C