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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A26899-152

Preserved specimen of Melanolagus Kobyliansky, 1986 recorded on 2008-06-15


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 A26899-152
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations spirit|wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria  
Collector Kloser, Rudi  
Supplied as "Rudi Kloser - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID
Field Number REH0801-M5N1
Language en
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater]
Dataset / Survey name [CSIRO Trans-Tasman Survey]
Date identified 2010-07-27
Supplied as 27/07/2010


Dataset / Survey name CSIRO Trans-Tasman Survey  
Event ID REH0801-M5N1
Field Number REH0801-M5N1
Occurrence date 2008-06-15
Supplied date "2008-06-15T21:30:00\2008-06-15T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater  
Date precision DAY
Event time 21:30:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Argentiniformes | Bathylagidae
Scientific name Melanolagus
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Melanolagus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Kobyliansky, 1986
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Locality Tasman Sea, far east of Bass Strait
Latitude -40.4975
Supplied as: "-40.4975"
Longitude 157.249
Supplied as: "157.249"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Tasman Sea, far east of Bass Strait
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Marine true

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    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 295.0 frequency
    Species Richness 55.0 frequency