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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.356

Preserved specimen of Aurigequula fasciata (Lacépède, 1803) | Striped Ponyfish recorded on 1886


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.356
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8120874; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.356
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Collector Museum, Queensland|Queensland Museum
Supplied as "MUSEUM, QUEENSLAND - Queensland Museum"
Specimen type paralectotype: Equula asina De Vis, 1884 : Leiognathidae : : : Chordata;paralectotype: Equula asina De Vis : Leiognathidae : : : Chordata;Paralectotype: Equula asina De Vis, 1884 : Leiognathidae : : : Chordata
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1886, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1886"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Aurigequula fasciata
Supplied scientific name "Leiognathus fasciatus (Lacépède, 1803)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Striped Ponyfish
Supplied common name "Threadfin Ponyfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Leiognathidae
Genus Aurigequula
Supplied as "Leiognathus"
Species Aurigequula fasciata
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Leiognathus fasciatus (Lacépède, 1803)
Scientific name authorship (Lacépède, 1803)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Lacépède, 1803)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -10.0
Supplied as: "-10.0"
Longitude 142.0
Supplied as: "142.0"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CAPE YORK :
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.356] Australia, Queensland, CAPE YORK : (10° 00' S, 142° 00' E) 1886 - 1886, Queensland Museum(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.1
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 10° 0' S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 142° 0' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Torres Strait & far Northern GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Torres Strait Dugong Sanctuary
    NRM Regions 2010 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2014 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2015 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 Torres Strait
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Torres Strait
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Torres Strait
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Torres Strait
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 14.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Torres Strait Northern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TORRES SHIRE
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Torres Strait Regional Sea Claim QCD2010/003
    PSMA Localities (2018) TORRES STRAIT
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) COOK
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.008440497
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 4.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0397208 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 81070.5 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 16.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.626964 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -11.83787 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2999997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 56.85 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1915998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.97999996 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.61 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 27.349998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.26 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.19 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 25.06 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.359999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 27.602112 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11457647 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 1.038192 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 4.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -10.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.095975354 degrees