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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.21959-004

Preserved specimen of Eubleekeria splendens (Cuvier, 1829) | Blacktip Ponyfish recorded on 1980-11-23


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.21959-004
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8061206; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.21959-004
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Jones, G
Identified date 1980
Collector Csiro, Rv Soela
Supplied as "CSIRO, RV Soela"
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Engel trawl
Associated records ASSOCIATED
State conservation Northern Territory:
Date identified 1980
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1980-11-23
Sampling protocol Engel trawl
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Eubleekeria splendens
Supplied scientific name "Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier, 1829)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Blacktip Ponyfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Leiognathidae
Genus Eubleekeria
Supplied as "Leiognathus"
Species Eubleekeria splendens
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier, 1829)
Scientific name authorship (Cuvier, 1829)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Cuvier, 1829)


Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -11.716
Supplied as: "-11.716"
Longitude 136.333
Supplied as: "136.333"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Arafura Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.21959] Australia, Northern Territory, Arafura Sea (11° 43' S, 136° 20' E) 23/11/1980 - 23/11/1980, CSIRO, RV Soela(Collector), Engel trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 11° 43' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 136° 20' E

Additional properties

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 41aeda71-d30c-47a6-80a8-579101faafa1
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier, 1829)
    Coordinates -11.716,136.333
    Related records
    Record UUID a276b4a7-39c0-44f5-8e38-e05abffc1a1c
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Leiognathus splendens (Cuvier, 1829)
    Coordinates -11.716,136.333

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arnhem Land
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Arnhem Wessel
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Arnhem Coast to Gulf of Carpenteria
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA Localities (2018) EAST ARNHEM
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NHULUNBUY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NHULUNBUY

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3369
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9717
    Endemism 0.005232012
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.026193997
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 149.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0809736 index
    Species Richness 65.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 25557.506 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 9.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.043721 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.9699999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.1 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 37.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.2084 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.469997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.5 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.72 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.82 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.001404 Degrees C
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.375 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -25.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.09696406 degrees