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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A25536-1

Preserved specimen of Bathylagus Günther, 1878 recorded on 1986-03-23


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A25536-1
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|Wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Ofer Gon - South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity (SAIAB)  
Identified date 06/07/2018
Collector Museums Victoria  
Supplied as "Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria | CSIRO Marine Research"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number S02/86 13
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, Engels 152 midwater]
Dataset / Survey name [S02/86]
Date identified 06/07/2018


Dataset / Survey name S02/86  
Event ID S02/86 13
Field Number S02/86 13
Occurrence date 1986-03-23
Supplied date "1986-03-23T19:15:00\1986-03-24T01:15:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, Engels 152 midwater  
Date precision DAY
Event time 19:15:00\01:15:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name Bathylagus
Supplied scientific name "Bathylagus tenuis Kobyliansky, 1986"
Identified to rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagus
Species Bathylagus tenuis
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1878
Supplied as Kobyliansky, 1986
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Southern Ocean | Australia
Country Australia
Locality South Tasman Rise
Latitude -47.27
Supplied as: "-47.27"
Longitude 149.25
Supplied as: "149.25"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality South Tasman Rise
Water body Southern Ocean
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol original
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Location ID S02/86 13

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