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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.24999-001

Preserved specimen of Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840 | northern cucumberfish recorded on 1973-02-15


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number I.24999-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8078543; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.24999-001
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Leis, Dr Jeff Martin - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Collector T K Newbury on RV Teritu
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Bongo net, 0.505mm mesh
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1973-02-15
Sampling protocol Bongo net, 0.505mm mesh
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Chlorophthalmus agassizi
Supplied scientific name "Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840"
Identified to rank species
Common name northern cucumberfish
Supplied common name "Shortnose Greeneye"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Aulopiformes
Family Chlorophthalmidae
Genus Chlorophthalmus
Species Chlorophthalmus agassizi
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840
Scientific name authorship Bonaparte, 1840
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Bonaparte, 1840


Country United States of America
Supplied as "USA"
State or Territory Hawaii
Latitude 21.55
Supplied as: "21.550"
Longitude -158.583
Supplied as: "-158.583"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Honolulu Harbour, Oahu
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.24999] USA, Hawaii, Off Honolulu Harbour, Oahu (21° 33' N, 158° 35' W) 15/02/1973 - 15/02/1973, T K Newbury on RV Teritu(Collector), Bongo net, 0.505mm mesh";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 21° 33' N
Marine true
Country Code US
Verbatim longitude 158° 35' W

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Hawaiian Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 77
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 1.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Hawaii

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.017751386
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 67.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.0549433 index
    Species Richness 30.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 34.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.9309 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 8.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.28 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.58 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.829998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.95 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0042999997 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0042999997 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.91 100 x degrees C