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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:IB.3803

Preserved specimen of Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950) | Australian Blacktip Shark recorded on 1949-09-05


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 IB.3803
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8174460","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:IB.3803"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Specimen type Paratype: Galeolamna pleurotaenia tilstoni Whitley, 1950 : Carcharhinidae : : Chondrichthyes : Chordata
Sex Male
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1949-09-05
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Carcharhinus tilstoni
Supplied scientific name "Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Australian Blacktip Shark
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Chondrichthyes
Order Carcharhiniformes
Family Carcharhinidae
Genus Carcharhinus
Species Carcharhinus tilstoni
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Carcharhinus tilstoni (Whitley, 1950)
Scientific name authorship (Whitley, 1950)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Whitley, 1950)


Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -11.683
Supplied as: "-11.683"
Longitude 130.133
Supplied as: "130.133"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality BATHURST IS : GORDON BAY
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[IB.3803] Australia, Northern Territory, BATHURST IS : GORDON BAY (11° 41' S, 130° 08' E) 05/09/1949 - 05/09/1949, Whitley, G P(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 11° 41' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 8' E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Darwin
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tiwi
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) ARAFURA

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 349.0 frequency
    Species Richness 200.0 frequency