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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:D1760

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963) | Flaccid Lanternfish

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Vertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number D1760
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:TMAG:Ichthyology:D1760
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector (Tasmanian Fisheries Development Authority)
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Date (by decade) Year: 1980, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1980 
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Metelectrona ventralis
Identified to rank species
Common name Flaccid Lanternfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Metelectrona
Species Metelectrona ventralis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Becker, 1963)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
Locality South south east Tasmania
Latitude -47.2
Supplied as: "-47.2"
Longitude 148.45
Supplied as: "148.45"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 50.0
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.050409056
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 70.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1079981 index
    Species Richness 33.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 696471.44 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 430.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.94759995 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.8 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.66 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 9.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.7 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 8.8 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 11.36 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 10.387518 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.051864244 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.25588685 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 133.95833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -967.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 7.5512433 degrees