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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.42683-005

Preserved specimen of Arnoglossus Bleeker, 1862 recorded on 1995-05-10


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.42683-005
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8186488; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.42683-005
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Identified by Hay, Ms Amanda - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 2007-9
Collector Csiro
Supplied as "CSIRO"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol MIDOC Plankton tow
Date identified 2007-09
Supplied as 2007-9
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "4";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "4";
Occurrence date 1995-05-10
Sampling protocol MIDOC Plankton tow
Date precision DAY
Event time 3:56


Scientific name Arnoglossus
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Pleuronectiformes
Family Bothidae
Genus Arnoglossus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Arnoglossus
Scientific name authorship Bleeker, 1862
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.53149
Supplied as: "-16.53149"
Longitude 146.2115
Supplied as: "146.21150"
Datum EPSG:4326
Water body Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.42683] Coral Sea, Australia, Queensland (16° 30' 29" S, 146° 11' 42" E) 10/05/1995 - 10/05/1995, CSIRO(Collector), MIDOC Plankton tow";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 16° 31' 53.400" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 12' 41.400" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2012/6/25
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Central Reef
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.1122
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.035281986
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 89.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.989889 index
    Species Richness 64.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 64016.98 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 49.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -554.22815 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.79999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.24 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 5.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.1575 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 11.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.024 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.75 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.489998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.4 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.69 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.65999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0025 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.59 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.649988 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.03773231 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.15178701 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 979.7917 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -663.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 8.536628 degrees