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Occurrence record: DNA Laboratory:Z7913

Material Sample of Pseudoscopelus australis Prokofiev & Kukuev, 2006 | a swallower recorded on 2001-07-22


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 DNA Laboratory
Supplied collection code "DNA Laboratory"
Catalog number Z7913
Occurrence ID Laboratory:MaterialSample:Z7913
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Tissue | frozen | ethanol 95% | muscle | ethanol 96% | -196°C
Identified by Marcelo Melo - Auburn University
Identified date 07/12/2010
Collector Brown, Lauren|Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)
Supplied as "Lauren Brown - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
Associated occurrences source specimen NMV:Ichthyology:A23564
License CC0
Supplied as
Institution ID
Related resource id
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Relationship of resource same individual
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, orange roughy
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Disposition In collection
Dataset DNA Laboratory
Date identified 07/12/2010


Occurrence date 2001-07-22
Supplied date "2001-07-22T06:30:00\2001-07-22T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, orange roughy
Date precision DAY
Event time 06:30:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Trachinoidei | Chiasmodontidae
Scientific name Pseudoscopelus australis
Supplied scientific name "Pseudoscopelus australis Prokofiev & Kukuev, 2006"
Identified to rank species
Common name a swallower
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Chiasmodontidae
Genus Pseudoscopelus
Species Pseudoscopelus australis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Prokofiev & Kukuev, 2006
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Western Australia
Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Locality S of Albany
Latitude -35.4285
Supplied as: "-35.4285"
Longitude 118.364
Supplied as: "118.364"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality S of Albany
Minimum depth in metres 932
Maximum depth in metres 953
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU

Additional properties

blocked Available for loan
material sample type Tissue
preparation materials ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%
preservation date begin 2001-07-22T00:00:00
preservation temperature -196°C
preservation type ethanol 95% | ethanol 96%

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 757cdaba-1ada-4321-90ec-062d80e08915
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Pseudoscopelus australis Prokofiev & Kukuev, 2006
    Coordinates -35.4285,118.364
    Related records
    Record UUID 9b786f9c-ce36-423a-bb52-9cdac3987e2d
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Pseudoscopelus australis Prokofiev & Kukuev, 2006
    Coordinates -35.4285,118.364

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southern Province
    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) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4233
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.1639
    Endemism 0.10652693
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2564
    Occurrence Density 374.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.773063 index
    Species Richness 158.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 13.708333 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 41029.953 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 49.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.9549999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.7000003 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.75 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.91 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.359999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.65999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.449999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 20.449999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 18.676682 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.047787815 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.23011583 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 758.0833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1010.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.3286622 degrees