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Occurrence record: Ichthyology:A.12436

Preserved specimen of Centropyge bicolor (Bloch, 1787) | Bicolor Angelfish recorded on 1882


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 A.12436
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8006009","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:A.12436"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 1882, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "1882"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Centropyge bicolor
Supplied scientific name "Holacanthus bicolor (Bloch, 1787)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bicolor Angelfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Pomacanthidae
Supplied as "Chaetodontidae"
Genus Centropyge
Supplied as "Holacanthus"
Species Centropyge bicolor
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Holacanthus bicolor (Bloch, 1787)
Scientific name authorship (Bloch, 1787)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bloch, 1787)


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -4.2
Supplied as: "-4.2"
Longitude 152.466
Supplied as: "152.466"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Duke of York Is.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[A.12436] Papua New Guinea, Duke of York Is. (4° 12' S, 152° 28' E) 1882 - 1882";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 4° 12' S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 152° 28' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2018/6/27
dcterms type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 351.0 frequency
    Species Richness 141.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.675 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 88.0 %