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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.29906-002

Preserved specimen of Bathylagus Günther, 1878 recorded on 1985-07-25


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 code Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number I.29906-002
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8097830","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.29906-002"]
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Miskiewicz, A  
Identified date 1990
Collector Kapala, F.R.V.  
Supplied as "FRV Kapala"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status PRESENT
Sampling protocol [1 metre ring net - oblique]
Date identified 1990
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1985-07-25
Sampling protocol 1 metre ring net - oblique  
Date precision DAY
Event time 9:12


Scientific name Bathylagus
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagus
Match type exactMatch
Accepted name usage Bathylagus
Scientific name authorship Günther, 1878


Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -34.65
Supplied as: "-34.65"
Longitude 151.15
Supplied as: "151.15"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality NE of Kiama
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.29906] Australia, New South Wales, NE of Kiama (34° 39' S, 151° 09' E) 25/07/1985 - 25/07/1985, FRV Kapala(Collector), 1 metre ring net - oblique";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 34° 39' S
Marine true
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 151° 9' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/26
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
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    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Batemans Shelf
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