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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.20315-033

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848 | Snipe Eel recorded on 1977-12-14

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number I.20315-033
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:8049325; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.20315-033
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.20315-033
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Gates, J
Identified date 1981
Collector Kapala, E.T.A.L. Paxton
Supplied as "KAPALA,PAXTON ET AL."
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Engel midwater trawl
Date identified 1981
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Date (by decade) 1977-12-14
Sampling protocol Engel midwater trawl
Date precision DAY
Event time 13:30

Taxonomy

Scientific name Nemichthys scolopaceus
Supplied scientific name "Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848"
Identified to rank species
Common name Snipe Eel
Supplied common name "Slender Snipe Eel"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Nemichthyidae
Genus Nemichthys
Species Nemichthys scolopaceus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1848
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Richardson, 1848

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Latitude -34.15
Supplied as: "-34.150"
Longitude 152.016
Supplied as: "152.016"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 75 km E of Bate Bay :
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.20315] Australia, New South Wales, 75 km E of Bate Bay : (34° 05' S, 152° 02' E) 14/12/1977 - 14/12/1977, FRV Kapala, Paxton et al(Collector), Engel midwater trawl";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 34° 9' 0" S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 152° 1' 0" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 5.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.02530443
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 100.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.359035 index
    Species Richness 85.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 35900.164 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 85.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.46 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.24 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.827 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.9 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.51 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.62 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.559998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 20.74 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.45 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.84999996 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 18.02 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.48 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 20.914837 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.04948424 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.24102731 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 825.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -2650.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 6.9582615 degrees