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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A26723-9

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Margrethia obtusirostra Jespersen & Tåning, 1919 | Bighead Portholefish recorded on 2011-12-04

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ichthyology"
Catalogue Number A26723-9
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A26723-9
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Spirit specimen | Wet | Formalin 10% | ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria
Identified date /05/2012
Collector Allain, Valérie
Supplied as "Valérie Allain - SPC- Secretariat of the Pacific Community"
Individual count 2
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Inferred Associated Occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Rights holder Museums Victoria
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number NEC 2012 MO46
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol Midoc net
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name Nectalis-2
Date identified /05/2012

Event

Field number NEC 2012 MO46
Date (by decade) 2011-12-04
Supplied date "2011-12-04T20:52:00\2011-12-04T22:22:00"
Sampling protocol Midoc net
Date precision DAY
Event time 20:52:00\22:22:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Stomiiformes | Gonostomatoidei | Gonostomatidae
Scientific name Margrethia obtusirostra
Supplied scientific name "Margrethia obtusirostra Jespersen & Tåning, 1919"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bighead Portholefish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Gonostomatidae
Genus Margrethia
Species Margrethia obtusirostra
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Jespersen & Tåning, 1919
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Coral Sea
Country New Caledonia
Locality N of New Caledonia
Latitude -16.9942
Supplied as: "-16.9942"
Longitude 160.511
Supplied as: "160.511"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality N of New Caledonia
Water body Coral Sea
Minimum depth in metres 0
Maximum depth in metres 450
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code NC

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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 a81df111-90b8-4dc4-9c8e-050c56081937
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Margrethia obtusirostra Jespersen & Tåning, 1919
    Coordinates -16.9942,160.511
    Related records
    Record UUID e0946bfd-8607-4901-87ab-35b4ee0147bd
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Margrethia obtusirostra Jespersen & Tåning, 1919
    Coordinates -16.9942,160.511

    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 8.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.09516834
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 20.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.9264176 index
    Species Richness 19.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1479865.8 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 243.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.75 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.4399999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.6455 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.39 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.93 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.71 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.69 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.91 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.66 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.921381 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.02978649 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.09227948 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 123.833336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4070.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.67952025 degrees