Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.34512-010

Preserved specimen of Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775) | Bangos recorded on 1994-02-14


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.34512-010
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:8116645; urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.34512-010
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.34512-010
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified date 1994
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Gill net set over night
Date identified 1994
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1994-02-14
Supplied date "1994-02-14/15"
Sampling protocol Gill net set over night
Date precision DAY_RANGE
Event time 20:0
Event date end 1994-02-15


Scientific name Chanos chanos
Supplied scientific name "Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Bangos
Supplied common name "Bukkariba"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gonorhynchiformes
Family Chanidae
Genus Chanos
Species Chanos chanos
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775)
Scientific name authorship (Forsskål, 1775)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Forsskål, 1775)


Country French Polynesia
Latitude -15.74666
Supplied as: "-15.74666"
Longitude -144.64833
Supplied as: "-144.64833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Tuamotu Islands, Taiaro Atoll lagoon, adjacent to wharf in front of house.
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.34512] French Polynesia, Tuamotu Islands, Taiaro Atoll lagoon, adjacent to wharf in front of house. (15° 44' 48" S, 144° 38' 54" W) 14/02/1994 - 15/02/1994, party, Taiaro(Collector), Gill net set over night";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 15° 44' 48.000" S
Marine false
Country Code PF
Verbatim longitude 144° 38' 54.000" W

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Tahitian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Pacific Islands Forests
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tuamotu Tropical Moist Forests
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 77
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tuamotus

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.016477492
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 460.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.065736 index
    Species Richness 123.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1542.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 60.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 39.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 206.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 607.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10