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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.30900-020

Preserved specimen of Giuris margaritaceus (Valenciennes, 1837) | Snakehead Gudgeon recorded on 1922


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.30900-020
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8100372","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.30900-020"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Reader, Ms Sally Elizabeth - Australian Museum - Ichthyology  
Collector Stead  
Supplied as "Stead, Dr"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1991
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1922, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1922"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Giuris margaritaceus
Supplied scientific name "Ophieleotris aporos (Bleeker, 1854)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Snakehead Gudgeon
Supplied common name "Snakehead goby"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Eleotridae
Genus Giuris
Supplied as "Ophieleotris"
Species Giuris margaritaceus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Ophieleotris aporos (Bleeker, 1854)
Scientific name authorship (Valenciennes, 1837)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bleeker, 1854)


Country Malaysia
Latitude 4.833
Supplied as: "4.833"
Longitude 100.916
Supplied as: "100.916"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Kuala (mouth of river) Kangsar
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.30900] Malaysia, Kuala (mouth of river) Kangsar (4° 50' N, 100° 55' E) 1922 - 1923, Stead, Dr(Collector)";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 4° 50' N
Marine false
Country Code MY
Verbatim longitude 100° 55' E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Malaysia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 76.0 frequency
    Species Richness 25.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.895834 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 82.0 %