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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.22429-001

Preserved specimen of Siganus canaliculatus Park, 1797 | Whitespotted Rabbitfish recorded on 1978-01-19


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.22429-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8062846; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.22429-001
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Woodland, Dr David J - University of New England - Department of Zoology
Identified date 1981
Collector Woodland, J. David|University of New England|Department of Zoology
Supplied as "Woodland, Dr David J. - University of New England - Department of Zoology"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Powerhead
Date identified 1981
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Occurrence date 1978-01-19
Sampling protocol Powerhead
Date precision DAY
Event time 14:0


Scientific name Siganus canaliculatus
Supplied scientific name "Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Whitespotted Rabbitfish
Supplied common name "White-spotted Rabbitfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Siganidae
Genus Siganus
Species Siganus canaliculatus
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Accepted name Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797)
Scientific name authorship Park, 1797
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Park, 1797)


Country Thailand
Latitude 7.783
Supplied as: "7.783"
Longitude 98.283
Supplied as: "98.283"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Phuket Island, Andaman Sea, Kata Beach
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[i.22429] Thailand, Phuket Island, Andaman Sea, Kata Beach (7° 47' N, 98° 17' E) 19/01/1978 - 19/01/1978, Woodland, Dr David J - University of New England - Department of Zoology(Collector), Powerhead";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 7° 47' N
Marine false
Country Code TH
Verbatim longitude 98° 17' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Andaman Sea
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Andaman Sea Coral Coast

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.0071896724
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 3.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.0986123 index
    Species Richness 3.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 2.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 2.01 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.5699999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 36.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.22919999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.040000003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.93 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 32.51 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.63 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 31.34 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.34 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0026 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 27.9 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 29.47 100 x degrees C