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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.37340-023

Preserved specimen of Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787) | Bicolor Angelfish recorded on 1996-06-17


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.37340-023
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8128227","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.37340-023"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by AMS Party - Australian Museum - Ichthyology  
Identified date 1996
Collector 1.  Jtw   2.  Djb   3.  Dgs   4.  Rj  
Supplied as "JTW,DJB,DGS,RJ"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [rotenone]
Date identified 1996
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Occurrence date 1996-06-17
Sampling protocol rotenone  
Date precision DAY
Event time 14:45


Scientific name Centropyge bicolor
Supplied scientific name "Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bicolor Angelfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Pomacanthidae
Genus Centropyge
Species Centropyge bicolor
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787)
Scientific name authorship (Bloch, 1787)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bloch, 1787)


Country Vanuatu
Latitude -16.78999
Supplied as: "-16.78999"
Longitude 168.35666
Supplied as: "168.35666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality approx. 800m off W side of Manuka Is. reef with sand at base
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.37340] Vanuatu, approx. 800m off W side of Manuka Is. reef with sand at base (16° 47' 24" S, 168° 21' 24" E) 17/06/1996 - 17/06/1996, JTW,DJB,DGS,RJ(Collector), rotenone";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 47' 24.000" S
Marine false
Country Code VU
Verbatim longitude 168° 21' 24.000" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2018/6/27
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 64.0 %