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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A26899-11

PRESERVED_SPECIMEN of Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963) | Flaccid Lanternfish recorded on 2008-06-15

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 A26899-11
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ichthyology:PreservedSpecimen:A26899-11
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 25/05/2010
Collector Kloser, Rudi
Supplied as "Rudi Kloser - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research"
Sex Unknown
Individual count 5
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
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Field number REH0801-M5N1
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Associated records ASSOCIATED
Dataset / Survey name CSIRO Trans-Tasman Survey
Dataset Ichthyology
Date identified 2010-05-25
Supplied as 25/05/2010

Event

Field number REH0801-M5N1
Date (by decade) 2008-06-15
Supplied date "2008-06-15T21:30:00\2008-06-15T00:00:00"
Sampling protocol trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater
Date precision DAY
Event time 21:30:00

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Craniata | Gnathostomata | Actinopterygii | Myctophiformes | Myctophidae
Scientific name Metelectrona ventralis
Supplied scientific name "Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Flaccid Lanternfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Myctophiformes
Family Myctophidae
Genus Metelectrona
Species Metelectrona ventralis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Becker, 1963)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Locality Tasman Sea, far east of Bass Strait
Latitude -40.4975
Supplied as: "-40.4975"
Longitude 157.249
Supplied as: "157.249"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Tasman Sea, far east of Bass Strait
Minimum depth in metres 1000
Maximum depth in metres 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference sources GPS
Georeference protocol gps original
Terrestrial false
Biome MARINE
Marine true

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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 0927d3e6-7b55-4a0c-a3ca-7e0465b4bcbb
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Related records
    Record UUID 4ceb5947-97e8-443f-9a59-f04f70bbc2b7
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID 6e6f192d-9664-4195-a6d3-cffadda5af22
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID 8f7c772e-946e-415b-97bc-4fdcf214332c
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID f232096f-3b7a-4cf4-ac69-8729457c6c90
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID 5f4af01d-26c7-40d7-a7e4-acc9a3026ed8
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID b5a9dc2a-55d8-40b5-a61d-fa8e2921dcb1
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID 6a9a3d4d-41a2-4bf6-bdfc-dd2324eee812
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID 8cd6f4db-3848-49ca-a70f-14abcab8f98c
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID b01df799-e0b7-479c-8e59-438137bd7c63
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249
    Record UUID ea0cb5e6-469b-4f8e-8e49-2801625b3fb2
    Data Resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Metelectrona ventralis (Becker, 1963)
    Coordinates -40.4975,157.249

    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.028671164
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 295.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.657045 index
    Species Richness 55.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 335202.53 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 876.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.23 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.4348 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.014 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.87 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.44 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.36 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.96 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.3 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.48999998 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0011999999 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0026 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 13.57 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 18.8 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.173227 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.057545125 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.3062535 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 301.41666 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -4146.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.8631556 degrees