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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A26702-2

PreservedSpecimen of Argyropelecus sladeni | Lowcrest Hatchetfish recorded on 2011-12-06

Dataset

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 code Museums Victoria Ichthyology Collection
Catalog number A26702-2
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations specimenNature=Spirit specimen;specimenForm=Wet;fixativeTreatment=Formalin 10%;storageMedium=ethanol 70%
Identified by Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria
Identified date /05/2012
Collector Allain, V. Valérie
Supplied as "Valérie Allain - SPC- Secretariat of the Pacific Community"
Individual count 4
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
Field number NEC 2014 MO51
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Sampling protocol Midoc net
Dataset name Nectalis-2
Language en
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ichthyology
Institution ID NMV
Collection code Ichthyology
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified /05/2012

Event

Field number NEC 2014 MO51
Collecting date 2011-12-06
Supplied date "2011-12-06T02:37:00;2011-12-06T03:59:00"
Sampling protocol Midoc net
Date precision Day
Event time 02:37:00;03:59:00
Event ID NEC 2014 MO51

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia;Chordata;Craniata;Gnathostomata;Actinopterygii;Stomiiformes;Gonostomatoidei;Sternoptychidae;Sternoptychinae
Scientific name Argyropelecus sladeni
Supplied scientific name "Argyropelecus sladeni Regan, 1908"
Taxon rank species
Common name Lowcrest Hatchetfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Stomiiformes
Family Sternoptychidae
Genus Argyropelecus
Species Argyropelecus sladeni
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Regan, 1908
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Coral Sea
Locality N of New Caledonia
Latitude -18.4244
Longitude 161.717
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality N of New Caledonia
Water body Coral Sea
Minimum depth in meters 480
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original

Additional properties

Type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine New Caledonia Barrier Reef
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 9.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World New Caledonia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1504992.4 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 140.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.42 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.27 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.0744998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 1.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.004 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.04 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.07 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.109999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.84 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 23.97 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.199999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.244478 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.031920824 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.10604251 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 92.541664 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -3039.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.62252665 degrees