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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.22812-003

PreservedSpecimen of Platytroctes apus | Legless Searsid recorded on 1982-04-05

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.22812-003
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:8066123; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.22812-003
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.22812-003
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, J
Identified date 1982
Collector Soela, F.R.V.
Supplied as "J Paxton and M McGrouther, FRV Soela"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1982
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Collecting date 1982-04-05
Date precision Day
Event time 20:0
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8043300

Taxonomy

Scientific name Platytroctes apus
Supplied scientific name "Platytroctes apus Günther, 1878"
Taxon rank species
Common name Legless Searsid
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Platytroctidae
Genus Platytroctes
Species Platytroctes apus
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 Platytroctes apus Günther, 1878

Geospatial

Country Australia
Latitude -18.133
Longitude 116.716
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Northwest Shelf, 300 km north west of Port Hedland
Water body Indian Ocean
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.22812] Indian Ocean, Australia, Northwest Shelf, 300 km north west of Port Hedland (18° 08' S, 116° 43' E) 05/04/1982 - 05/04/1982, J Paxton and M McGrouther, FRV Soela(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Biome Marine
Verbatim longitude 116° 43' E
Verbatim latitude 18° 8' S

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome

    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 0.19224532
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 23.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1354942 index
    Species Richness 23.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 232566.34 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 248.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5499997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.56 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.6457999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.62 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.02 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.82 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.59 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.78 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.81 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.359999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.593204 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.031450562 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.12020483 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 54.166668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -1261.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.22265784 degrees