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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.36237-002

Preserved specimen of Melamphaes Günther, 1864 recorded on 1985-08-13

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.36237-002
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8123747; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.36237-002
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.36237-002
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Miskiewicz, T
Identified date 1985
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 1985
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";
Occurrence date 1985-08-13
Sampling protocol Plankton tow - oblique
Date precision DAY
Event time 6:22

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melamphaes
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stephanoberyciformes
Family Melamphaidae
Genus Melamphaes
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Melamphaes
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1864
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -32.733
Supplied as: "-32.733"
Longitude 152.766
Supplied as: "152.766"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Port Stephens
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.36237] Australia, New South Wales, Off Port Stephens (32° 44' S, 152° 46' E) 13/08/1985 - 13/08/1985, FRV Kapala(Collector), Plankton tow - oblique";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 32° 44' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 46' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury

    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 0.005693293
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Occurrence Density 510.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.2976894 index
    Species Richness 218.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 22293.701 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 41.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.0899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.65 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.8198998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 4.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.81 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.54 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.58 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.15 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.82632 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.056191966 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.31766066 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 553.6667 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -386.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.3387017 degrees