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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A1200-1

PreservedSpecimen of Thyrsites atun | Couta recorded on 1980-11-04

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A1200-1
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Cleared, alizarin stained;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=cleared and stained;storageMedium=glycerol 100%;specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria
Identified date 1980
Collector Museums Victoria|Museum Victoria|Forsyth, P. Peter
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria; Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria; Peter Forsyth"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number BSS 117 T
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol trawl, 20m prawn
Dataset name Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1980

Event

Field number BSS 117 T
Collecting date 1980-11-04
Supplied date "1980-11-04T16:13:00;1980-11-04T16:43:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, 20m prawn
Date precision Day
Event time 16:13:00;16:43:00
Event ID BSS 117 T

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Perciformes;Gempylidae
Scientific name Thyrsites atun
Supplied scientific name "Thyrsites atun (Euphrasen, 1791)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Couta
Supplied common name "Barracouta"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gempylidae
Genus Thyrsites
Species Thyrsites atun
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Euphrasen, 1791)
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia, Tasmania
Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Central Bass Strait, 20 km NNE of North Point
Latitude -40.63
Longitude 145.38
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Central Bass Strait, 20 km NNE of North Point
Minimum depth in meters 37
Maximum depth in meters 37
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID BSS 117 T
Biome Marine

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Boags
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Plateau
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4245
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7367
    Endemism 0.048405387
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 3.1358025 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 2.1728394 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 43390.99 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 16.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.05141 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.5299997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 5.3915997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.7 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.93 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.749376 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07862779 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.5488035 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 7.625 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -34.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.025191078 degrees