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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.20070-001

Preserved specimen of Melamphaes suborbitalis (Gill, 1883) | Shoulderspine Bigscale recorded on 1977-11-01

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 I.20070-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8046477; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.20070-001
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.20070-001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Jubb, R
Identified date 1978
Collector Graham, Ken
Supplied as "Ken Graham"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Midwater trawl
Date identified 1978
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1977-11-01
Sampling protocol Midwater trawl
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:30

Taxonomy

Scientific name Melamphaes suborbitalis
Supplied scientific name "Melamphaes suborbitalis (Gill, 1883)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Shoulderspine Bigscale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stephanoberyciformes
Family Melamphaidae
Genus Melamphaes
Species Melamphaes suborbitalis
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Melamphaes suborbitalis (Gill, 1883)
Scientific name authorship (Gill, 1883)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gill, 1883)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -37.433
Supplied as: "-37.433"
Longitude 150.52499
Supplied as: "150.52499"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality NE of Cape Howe
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.20070] Australia, New South Wales, NE of Cape Howe (37° 24' S, 150° 30' E) 01/11/1977 - 01/11/1977, K.J. Graham, FRV Kapala(Collector), Midwater trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 37° 26' 0" S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 150° 31' 30" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019/11/19
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Southeast Transition
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Cape Howe

    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 0.041134253
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 106.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.3920016 index
    Species Richness 86.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 27199.916 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 56.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.3599997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.6013 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 3.7 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.53999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.64 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 18.859999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.84 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 16.25 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 22.609999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 19.134605 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.061426807 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.35632476 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 1278.75 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -3727.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 9.444418 degrees