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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A4519

PreservedSpecimen of Torquigener hicksi | Hick's Toadfish recorded on 1986-01-10

Dataset

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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A4519
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Keiichi Matsuura - National Museum of Nature and Science
Identified date 11/03/2005
Collector Museums Victoria|Larson, K. Helen|Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria; Helen K. Larson - Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 6
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number S01/86 8
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels 61m deepwater lobster
Dataset name S01/86
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2005-03-11
Supplied as 11/03/2005

Event

Field number S01/86 8
Collecting date 1986-01-10
Supplied date "1986-01-10T00:55:00;1986-01-10T01:55:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels 61m deepwater lobster
Date precision Day
Event time 00:55:00;01:55:00
Event ID S01/86 8

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Tetraodontiformes;Tetraodontidae
Scientific name Torquigener hicksi
Supplied scientific name "Torquigener hicksi Hardy, 1983"
Taxon rank species
Common name Hick's Toadfish
Supplied common name "Hicks' Toadfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Tetraodontiformes
Family Tetraodontidae
Genus Torquigener
Species Torquigener hicksi
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Hardy, 1983
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Queensland
Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality 90 km E of Dunk Island
Latitude -18.0017
Longitude 147.057
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality 90 km E of Dunk Island
Minimum depth in meters 264
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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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:

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    Marine
    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 Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    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 0.053084143
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 5.308642 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.4372098 index
    Species Richness 2.0864198 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 77423.95 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 24.0 km
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.049906 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -262.24023 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.91999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.67 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.3999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.4564 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.90000004 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.020000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.88 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.6 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.48 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0011 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.1 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.769999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.660387 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.034778588 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.12788968 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 176.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -259.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.6795395 degrees