Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.25808-014

Preserved specimen of Pterycombus petersii (Hilgendorf, 1878) | Prickly Fanfish recorded on 1986-01-11


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.25808-014
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8081635","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.25808-014"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.25808-014
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by AMS Party - Australian Museum - Ichthyology  
Identified date 1986
Collector 1.  Soela, R.V.   2.  Mcgrouther, M.   3.  Reader, S.  
Supplied as "RV Soela, M.McGrouther & S.Reader"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1986
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8037016
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1986-01-11
Sampling protocol Lobster trawl  
Date precision DAY
Event time 14:0


Scientific name Pterycombus petersii
Supplied scientific name "Pterycombus petersii (Hilgendorf, 1878)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Prickly Fanfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Bramidae
Genus Pterycombus
Species Pterycombus petersii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Pterycombus petersii (Hilgendorf, 1878)
Scientific name authorship (Hilgendorf, 1878)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Hilgendorf, 1878)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -17.966
Supplied as: "-17.966"
Longitude 147.07499
Supplied as: "147.07499"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality NE of Hinchinbrook Island, in Townsville Trough.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.25808] Australia, Queensland, NE of Hinchinbrook Island, in Townsville Trough. (17° 59' S, 147° 06' E) 11/01/1986 - 11/01/1986, RV Soela, M.McGrouther & S.Reader(Collector), Lobster trawl";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 17° 58' 0" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 147° 4' 30" E

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Slope
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 13.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.07303823
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 847.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.453083 index
    Species Richness 320.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 80120.67 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 27.0 km
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.049906 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -310.7166 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.91999996 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 4.5899997 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 7.25 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 2.3994 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.39999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.12 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 26.34 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.6 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.90999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 24.16 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.75 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 26.663197 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.032472786 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.11044693 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 169.79167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -309.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8542703 degrees