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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.32983-003

Preserved specimen of BATHYLAGIDAE | Deepsea Smelts recorded on 1972-04-08


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.32983-003
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8106878","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.32983-003"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Leis, J  
Identified date 1993
Collector RV Seychelles I (ORSTOM)
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow]
Date identified 1993
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1972-04-08
Sampling protocol Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow  
Date precision DAY
Event time 4:50


Scientific name BATHYLAGIDAE
Identified to rank family
Common name Deepsea Smelts
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Bathylagidae
Genus Bathylagidae
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Bathylagidae
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country unknown or invalid
Supplied as "Western Indian Ocean"
Latitude -7.233
Supplied as: "-7.233"
Longitude 51.066
Supplied as: "51.066"
Datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.32983] Western Indian Ocean (7° 14' S, 51° 04' E) 08/04/1972 - 08/04/1972, RV Seychelles I (ORSTOM)(Collector), Plankton net (O.5 mm MBH), oblique tow";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 7° 14' S
Marine true
Country Code ZZ
Verbatim longitude 51° 4' E

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