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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A17359

Preserved specimen of Trachinops caudimaculatus McCoy, 1890 | Southern Hulafish recorded on 1995-12-01


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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A17359
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen|Wet|formalin 10%|ethanol 70%
Identified by Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria  
Identified date 1996
Collector 1.  Lockett, Matthew   2.  Museum Victoria   3.  Moore, K.  
Supplied as "Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria | K Moore"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 12
License CC0
Supplied as
Institution ID
Field number MFG 124
Language en
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol [SCUBA and rotenone]
Collection ID
Dataset ID [Ichthyology]
Date identified 1996


Event ID MFG 124
Field number MFG 124
Occurrence date 1995-12-01
Supplied date "1995-12-01T10:00:00\1995-12-01T11:30:00"
Sampling protocol SCUBA and rotenone  
Date precision DAY
Event time 10:00:00\11:30:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Perciformes | Plesiopidae
Scientific name Trachinops caudimaculatus
Supplied scientific name "Trachinops caudimaculatus McCoy, 1890"
Taxon rank species
Common name Southern Hulafish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Plesiopidae
Genus Trachinops
Species Trachinops caudimaculatus
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship McCoy, 1890
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Port Phillip Bay, Corio Bay, half way along N side of Bulk Grain pier
Latitude -38.1133
Supplied as: "-38.1133"
Longitude 144.365
Supplied as: "144.365"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Port Phillip Bay, Corio Bay, half way along N side of Bulk Grain pier
Minimum depth in meters 10
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 517.2 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 131.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 101.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.2 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 108.2 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.6 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 158.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.18 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.48 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.16 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.38 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.88 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.62 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.1880001
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.54 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.94 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.18 degrees C
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.504
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.8
    Elevation 5.0 m