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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.17084-018

Preserved specimen of Giuris margaritaceus (Valenciennes, 1837) | Mud Gudgeon recorded on 1970-05-24


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.17084-018
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8029138; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.17084-018
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by j.s.u. - Australian Museum - Ichthyology
Identified date 2011
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol CHEMFISH
Date identified 2011
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "3";
Occurrence date 1970-05-24
Sampling protocol CHEMFISH
Date precision DAY
Event time 11:30


Scientific name Giuris margaritaceus
Supplied scientific name "Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Mud Gudgeon
Supplied common name "Snake-headed Gudgeon"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Eleotridae
Genus Giuris
Species Giuris margaritaceus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Giuris margaritacea (Valenciennes, 1837)
Scientific name authorship (Valenciennes, 1837)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Valenciennes, 1837)


Country unknown or invalid
Supplied as "New Guinea"
Latitude -4.966
Supplied as: "-4.966"
Longitude 145.8
Supplied as: "145.800"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality MURNASS RIVER : 40KM N OF MADANG
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.17084] New Guinea, MURNASS RIVER : 40KM N OF MADANG (4° 58' S, 145° 48' E) 24/05/1970 - 24/05/1970, B. COLLETTE PARTY(Collector), CHEMFISH";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 4° 58' S
Marine false
Country Code ZZ
Verbatim longitude 145° 48' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential woodlands
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.01341452
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 16.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.5993018 index
    Species Richness 14.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.7375 °C
    Marspec Distance to Shore 3.0 km
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.7199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 11.96 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.3064 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 5.4 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.007 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.96999997 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.67 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 34.21 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 28.029999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.19 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.26 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -4.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0011 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 27.199999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.92 100 x degrees C