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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A30720-10

Preserved specimen of Nannobrachium achirus (Andriashev, 1962) | Cripplefin Lanternfish recorded on 2008-06-14


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 Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalog number A30720-10
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations spirit | Wet | formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria
Identified date 01/06/2010
Collector Kloser, Rudi
Supplied as "Rudi Kloser - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as
Institution ID
Field number REH0801-M2N1
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name CSIRO Trans-Tasman Survey
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 01/06/2010


Field number REH0801-M2N1
Occurrence date 2008-06-14
Supplied date "2008-06-14T16:00:00\2008-06-14T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Date precision DAY
Event time 16:00:00


Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Myctophiformes | Myctophidae
Scientific name Nannobrachium achirus
Supplied scientific name "Nannobrachium achirus (Andriashev, 1962)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Cripplefin Lanternfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Nannobrachium
Species Nannobrachium achirus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Andriashev, 1962)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN


Higher geography Tasman Sea
Locality middle of the Tasman Sea
Latitude -40.6114
Supplied as: "-40.6114"
Longitude 163.164
Supplied as: "163.164"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality middle of the Tasman Sea
Water body Tasman Sea
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Marine true

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 21fe6994-d75b-453e-b9c5-4420483b192c
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Nannobrachium achirus (Andriashev, 1962)
    Coordinates -40.6114,163.164
    Related records
    Record UUID dabc2acc-1bc8-4967-b6ba-2da2755c85fc
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Nannobrachium achirus (Andriashev, 1962)
    Coordinates -40.6114,163.164

    Additional political boundaries information

    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.03219553
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 97.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.4263206 index
    Species Richness 36.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 576927.4 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 659.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.45 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.2615 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.8 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.84 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.38 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.33 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.18 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.53 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 5.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 12.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.44 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.463573 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05352487 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.269984 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 384.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4559.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.936759 degrees