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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.20941-001

PreservedSpecimen of Sigmops elongatus | Elongate Fangjaw recorded on 1979-02-21

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number I.20941-001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:8054984; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.20941-001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.20941-001
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, Dr. John Richard - Australian Museum
Identified date 1979
Collector Ams, A. Aims
Supplied as "AMS, AIMS"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Mid water trawl
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1979
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Name changed without re-identification";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N"; ecatalogue.IdeComments: "Name changed without re-identification";
Collecting date 1979-02-21
Sampling protocol Mid water trawl
Date precision Day
Event time 14:0
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8009580

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sigmops elongatus
Supplied scientific name "Sigmops elongatus (Günther, 1878)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Elongate Fangjaw
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Sigmops
Species Sigmops elongatus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Günther, 1878)
Accepted name usage Sigmops elongatus (Günther, 1878)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -12.666
Longitude 144.016
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality off C York Peninsula :
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.20941] Australia, Queensland, off C York Peninsula : (12° 40' S, 144° 01' E) 21/02/1979 - 21/02/1979, AMS, AIMS(Collector), Mid water trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 144° 1' E
Verbatim latitude 12° 40' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern 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
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Cape Province
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern 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 0.033187326
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 153.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.524058 index
    Species Richness 105.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 62040.31 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 57.0 km
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -2562.635 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.71999997 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.47 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 4.33 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.5629 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.6000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.015000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.09 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.77 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.16 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -9.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.18 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.769936 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04415165 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.1999953 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 580.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2563.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.2004828 degrees