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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:P16330.001

Preserved specimen of Diaphus mollis Tåning, 1928 | Soft Lanternfish

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Fish Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number P16330.001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Nafpaktitis, B.G.
Identified date 1984
Collector Cawthorn, P.
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Sampling protocol Trawl
Date identified 1984

Event

Sampling protocol Trawl
Verbatim event date 12/09/1961
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Diaphus mollis
Identified to rank species
Common name Soft Lanternfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Diaphus
Species Diaphus mollis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Tåning, 1928
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Supplied as: "WA"
Habitat
Supplied as "Marine"
Latitude -32.01667
Supplied as: "-32.01667"
Longitude 114.75
Supplied as: "114.75"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 70 km W of island
Minimum depth in metres 120
Island Rottnest Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 32°01`S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 114°45`E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions SW West Australia
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Perth Canyon
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Perth Canyon
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Perth Canyon Marine Park
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Canyon
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0994
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.031591
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 91.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.8291454 index
    Species Richness 32.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 66733.03 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 78.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.2152 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 14.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.029000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.79999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.73 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.59 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0045 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0074 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.369999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.83 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.686953 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04006084 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.18511084 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1391.6666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2052.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 12.980353 degrees