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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.25102-001

Preserved specimen of Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845 | rough lanternfish recorded on 1984-11-03

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.25102-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8078897; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.25102-001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.25102-001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by McGrouther, M
Identified date 1985
Collector AMS party on RV Sunbird
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Neuston net
Date identified 1985
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1984-11-03
Sampling protocol Neuston net
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:15

Taxonomy

Scientific name Myctophum asperum
Supplied scientific name "Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845"
Identified to rank species
Common name rough lanternfish
Supplied common name "Prickly Lanternfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Myctophum
Species Myctophum asperum
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1845
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Richardson, 1845

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -14.566
Supplied as: "-14.566"
Longitude 145.8
Supplied as: "145.800"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Coral Sea, 16 km E Yonge Reef
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.25102] Australia, Queensland, Coral Sea, 16 km E Yonge Reef (14° 34' S, 145° 48' E) 03/11/1984 - 03/11/1984, AMS party on RV Sunbird(Collector), Neuston net";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 14° 34' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 48' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cape Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Coral Sea
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    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 0.015865909
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 28.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.4506788 index
    Species Richness 17.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 91006.77 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 39.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2202.7327 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.7 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.87 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.5299997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8738999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.37 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.59 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.75 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.91999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 8.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.64 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.51 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.82008 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.032347694 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.1094622 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 516.3333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2206.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.349646 degrees