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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.24733-003

Preserved specimen of Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845 | rough lanternfish recorded on 1966-03-19

Dataset

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.24733-003
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8077364; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.24733-003
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.24733-003
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Paxton, J
Identified date 1978
Collector CSIRO RV Dimantina
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1978
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";

Event

Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "1";
Occurrence date 1966-03-19
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Myctophum asperum
Supplied scientific name "Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845"
Identified to rank species
Common name rough lanternfish
Supplied common name "Prickly Lanternfish"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Myctophum
Species Myctophum asperum
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845
Scientific name authorship Richardson, 1845
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Richardson, 1845

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -28.933
Supplied as: "-28.933"
Longitude 111.933
Supplied as: "111.933"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Off Geraldton
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.24733] Australia, Western Australia, Off Geraldton (28° 56' S, 111° 56' E) 19/03/1966 - 19/03/1966, CSIRO RV Dimantina(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 28° 56' S
Biome MARINE
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 111° 56' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Western Province
    Marine
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Rise
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.008333325
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 8.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.0794415 index
    Species Richness 8.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 213576.0 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 198.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 3.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 1.8077999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.018000001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.63 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.55 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.46 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.77 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.3 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 23.289999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 21.531677 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.03581186 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.14138828 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 121.166664 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -5105.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.1321349 degrees