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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:H 7145-03

Preserved specimen of Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848 | Snipe Eel recorded on 2004-06-09

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biodiversity Information System
Data resource Australian National Fish Collection
Institution code Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "CSIRO"
Collection Australian National Fish Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number H 7145-03
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:CSIRO:Ichthyology:H 7145-03
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by J Pogonoski
Identified date 2011-01-25
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Organism quantity 1.0
Supplied as 1
Organism quantity type individual
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Date identified 2011-01-25
Identification remarks 3s - Identification made with high confidence to genus but less so to species - identification resulting from the examination of the specimen

Event

Identification remarks 3s - Identification made with high confidence to genus but less so to species - identification resulting from the examination of the specimen
Occurrence date 2004-06-09
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nemichthys scolopaceus
Identified to rank species
Common name Snipe Eel
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Nemichthys
Species Nemichthys scolopaceus
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126306
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1848
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Locality SW of Cape Leveque
Latitude -16.75
Supplied as: "-16.75"
Longitude 120.26667
Supplied as: "120.26667"
Datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in metres 400
Maximum depth in metres 425
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text LINESTRING (120.266666666667 -16.75, 120.133333333333 -16.966666666667)

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID a76bf644-6a79-4c47-a271-ba34f59495fc
    Data Resource
    Raw Scientific Name Nemichthys scolopaceus
    Coordinates -16.75,120.26667
    Related records
    Record UUID e4b2c8ba-90e5-46a6-86ea-0c9b34f63150
    Data Resource CSIRO Ichthyology provider for OZCAM
    Coordinates -16.75,120.2666

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Rowley Shoals
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Terrace
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.022979103
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 10.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0253263 index
    Species Richness 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 8.820833 °C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 169960.1 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 204.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.39999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.11 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1283 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.04 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.92 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.719997 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.08 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.52 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.98999995 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 25.5 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.609999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 28.33573 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.031454384 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.1207795 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.208332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -418.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1870021 degrees