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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:B.5361

Preserved specimen of Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758 | Plaice recorded on 1884

Dataset

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 B.5361
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8010472; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:B.5361
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:B.5361
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Collector Dunn
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1884, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1884"
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pleuronectes platessa
Supplied scientific name "Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758"
Identified to rank species
Common name Plaice
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Pleuronectiformes
Family Pleuronectidae
Genus Pleuronectes
Species Pleuronectes platessa
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Pleuronectes platessa Linnaeus, 1758
Scientific name authorship Linnaeus, 1758
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Linnaeus, 1758

Geospatial

Country United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Supplied as "England"
Latitude 50.266
Supplied as: "50.266"
Longitude -4.766
Supplied as: "-4.766"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Mevagissey
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[B.5361] England, Mevagissey (50° 16' N, 4° 46' W) 1884 - 1884, Dunn(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 50° 16' N
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code GB
Verbatim longitude 4° 46' W

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Northeast Atlantic Shelf Marine
    Biodiversity
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Pastoral villages
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 27
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Celtic Seas

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.08285014
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 77.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5534704 index
    Species Richness 19.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.69 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 9.7368 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.5 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.0050000004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.52 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 11.66 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.0 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.84999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 7.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 16.44 100 x degrees C