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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A1439

PreservedSpecimen of Parequula melbournensis | Lowfin recorded on 1981-01-31

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number A1439
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A1439
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Identified date 1980
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number BSS 119 T
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, otter - 40 mm mesh codend
Dataset name Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1980

Event

Field number BSS 119 T
Collecting date 1981-01-31
Supplied date "1981-01-31T11:30:00\1981-01-31T12:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, otter - 40 mm mesh codend
Date precision Day
Event time 11:30:00\12:00:00
Event ID BSS 119 T

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Gerreidae
Scientific name Parequula melbournensis
Supplied scientific name "Parequula melbournensis (Castelnau, 1972)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Lowfin
Supplied common name "Silverbelly"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gerreidae
Genus Parequula
Species Parequula melbournensis
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Castelnau, 1972)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Western Bass Strait, 25 km S of Cape Otway
Latitude -39.1272
Longitude 143.417
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Western Bass Strait, 25 km S of Cape Otway
Minimum depth in metres 84
Maximum depth in metres 55
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Location ID BSS 119 T
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Otway
    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Deep/hole/valley
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7526
    Endemism 0.044223234
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 331.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.064218 index
    Species Richness 196.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 60382.848 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 32.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.021495 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4429998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.399998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.12 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 13.5199995 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.02 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.679626 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.06253191 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.36864492 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.666666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -83.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.14756493 degrees