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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.37329-005

Preserved specimen of Oreochromis mossambicus (Peters, 1852) | Tilapia recorded on 1996-06-10


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.37329-005
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8127798; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.37329-005
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by AMS Party - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 1996
Collector Jw|Mw|Db|Rj|Ds
Supplied as "JW,MW,DB,RJ,DS"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol rotenone
Date identified 1996
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "2";
Occurrence date 1996-06-10
Sampling protocol rotenone
Date precision DAY
Event time 10:0


Scientific name Oreochromis mossambicus
Supplied scientific name "Tilapia mossambica (Peters, 1852)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Tilapia
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Cichlidae
Genus Oreochromis
Supplied as "Tilapia"
Species Oreochromis mossambicus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Tilapia mossambica (Peters, 1852)
Scientific name authorship (Peters, 1852)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Peters, 1852)


Country Vanuatu
Latitude -16.84466
Supplied as: "-16.84466"
Longitude 168.47799
Supplied as: "168.47799"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Epi Is. Nalema Lake at SE tip of Epi Is. brackish lake
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.37329] Vanuatu, Epi Is. Nalema Lake at SE tip of Epi Is. brackish lake (16° 50' 41" S, 168° 28' 41" E) 10/06/1996 - 10/06/1996, JW,MW,DB,RJ,DS(Collector), rotenone";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 50' 40.800" S
Marine false
Country Code VU
Verbatim longitude 168° 28' 40.800" E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/6/27
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10m-100m

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