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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.22343-001

Preserved specimen of Siganus lineatus (Valenciennes, 1835) | goldlined rabbitfish recorded on 1970-12-07


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.22343-001
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8062751; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.22343-001
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, D.|Drew
Supplied as "D Woodland , Drew"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Handline
Date identified 1981
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Occurrence date 1970-12-07
Sampling protocol Handline
Date precision DAY
Event time 13:0


Scientific name Siganus lineatus
Supplied scientific name "Siganus lineatus (Valenciennes, 1835)"
Identified to rank species
Common name goldlined rabbitfish
Supplied common name "Gold-lined Rabbitfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Siganidae
Genus Siganus
Species Siganus lineatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Siganus lineatus (Valenciennes, 1835)
Scientific name authorship (Valenciennes, 1835)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Valenciennes, 1835)


Country unknown or invalid
Supplied as "Caroline Islands"
Latitude 7.333
Supplied as: "7.333"
Longitude 134.5
Supplied as: "134.500"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Palau Is., Koror Is., S point near causeway
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[i.22343] Caroline Islands, Palau Is., Koror Is., S point near causeway (7° 20' N, 134° 30' E) 07/12/1970 - 07/12/1970, D Woodland , Drew(Collector), Handline";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 7° 20' N
Marine false
Country Code ZZ
Verbatim longitude 134° 30' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Palau Marine
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World West Caroline Islands
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 10.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World West Caroline Islands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.033285856
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 202.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.0674353 index
    Species Richness 90.0 frequency
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.95 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.4755 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.01 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.05 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.89 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 26.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.849998 100 x degrees C