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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.22992-001

Preserved specimen of Secutor ruconius (Hamilton, 1822) | Pugnose Ponyfish recorded on 1980-06-28


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.22992-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8066941; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.22992-001
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Jones, G
Identified date 1980
Collector Jones, G.|Csiro
Supplied as "Jones, G. - CSIRO"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Frank & Bryce Demersal Trawl
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1980-06-28
Sampling protocol Frank & Bryce Demersal Trawl
Date precision DAY
Event time 17:35


Scientific name Secutor ruconius
Supplied scientific name "Secutor ruconius (Hamilton, 1822)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Pugnose Ponyfish
Supplied common name "Deep Pugnose Ponyfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Leiognathidae
Genus Secutor
Species Secutor ruconius
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Secutor ruconius (Hamilton, 1822)
Scientific name authorship (Hamilton, 1822)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Hamilton, 1822)


Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -13.766
Supplied as: "-13.766"
Longitude 128.233
Supplied as: "128.233"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality E of Cape Londonderry
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.22992] Australia, Western Australia, E of Cape Londonderry (13° 46' S, 128° 14' E) 28/06/1980 - 28/06/1980, Jones, G - CSIRO(Collector), Frank & Bryce Demersal Trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 13° 46' S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 128° 14' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Bonaparte Gulf
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bonaparte Coast

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.011557408
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 68.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3635304 index
    Species Richness 32.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 96780.39 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 78.0 km
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.144348 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.4599999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 16.199999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.3172 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.89 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 36.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.44 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.609999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 30.119999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.662706 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06952699 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.49821454 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -64.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.17239183 degrees