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Occurrence record: Fish:S.12898-049

Preserved specimen of Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950) | Australian Blacktip Shark recorded on 1987-04-21
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Fish"
Catalog number S.12898-049
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Fish:S.12898_049
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations whole animal (ETOH)
Identified by R.S. Williams  
License CC-BY 4.0 (Au)
Supplied as CC BY 4.0 AU
Rights holder Board of the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Date identified 2012

Event

Occurrence date 1987-04-21
Supplied as year:1987  month:4  day:21 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Carcharhinus tilstoni
Identified to rank species
Common name Australian Blacktip Shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Supplied as "Elasmobranchii"
Order Carcharhiniformes
Supplied as "Lamniformes"
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Carcharhinus
Species Carcharhinus tilstoni
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Whitley, 1950)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Locality North of Bowra Shoals, Fog Bay
Latitude -12.7
Supplied as: "-12.7"
Longitude 130.183
Supplied as: "130.183"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Anson Beagle
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 191.0 frequency
    Species Richness 122.0 frequency