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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A3972

Preserved specimen of Avocettina infans (Gunther, 1878) | Avocet Snipe Eel

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 A3972
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A3972
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Identified date 1986
Collector Sweitzer, G.
Supplied as "G Sweitzer"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 2
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 1986

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1986, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1986 
Sampling protocol trawl
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Anguilliformes | Nemichthyidae
Scientific name Avocettina infans
Supplied scientific name "Avocettina infans (Günther, 1878)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Avocet Snipe Eel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Avocettina
Species Avocettina infans
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gunther, 1878)
Supplied as (Günther, 1878)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Tasmania
Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Locality off NW Tasmania
Latitude -41.17
Supplied as: "-41.17"
Longitude 143.85
Supplied as: "143.85"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality off NW Tasmania
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol estimated
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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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 West Tasmania Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    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 0.029398186
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 52.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.7379677 index
    Species Richness 44.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 41439.63 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 86.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.7483 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.048 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.42 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.349999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.92 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.9 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0029 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0018 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.429999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.42 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.609526 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.057908997 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.31085175 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 620.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1470.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.9555604 degrees