Occurrence record: Comfish_2000_2002:37142001-3215:383:2-2002

Human observation of Chanos chanos (Forsskål, 1775) | Bangos recorded on 2002


Data partner CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
Data resource Bureau of Rural Sciences, Commercial Fisheries Presence, Australia, 2000-2002
Institution code Supplied institution code "BRS"
Collection Supplied collection code "Comfish_2000_2002"
Catalog number 37142001-3215:383:2-2002
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:BRS:Comfish_2000_2002:37142001-3215:383:2-2002
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Associated references Commercial catch records (aggregated by year)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Bibliographic citation BRS Australia: National commercial fisheries half-degree data set - Species
Dataset / Survey name Bureau of Rural Sciences, Commercial Fisheries Presence, Australia, 2000-2002
Occurrence remarks Record indicates the presence of commercial catch records in the stated year within the stated 0.5 x 0.5 degree square. Additional information including catch weights and gross value product is available via the National Atlas of Commercial Marine Fisheries and Coastal Communities which is accessible from the BRS home page, http://www.brs.gov.au .


Occurrence date [date not supplied] Year: 2002, Month: , Day:
Supplied date "2002"
Date precision YEAR


Scientific name Chanos chanos
Identified to rank species
Common name Bangos
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gonorhynchiformes
Family Chanidae
Genus Chanos
Species Chanos chanos
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217625
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Forsskål, 1775)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
Latitude -28.25
Supplied as: "-28.25"
Longitude 153.75
Supplied as: "153.75"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial false
Marine true
Country Code AU
Footprint well known text POINT (153.75 -28.25)

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Moreton Bay
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Central Eastern Shelf Transition
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Tweed-Moreton
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5063
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0996
    Endemism 0.013576991
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3794
    Occurrence Density 724.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.818367 index
    Species Richness 383.0 frequency
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 11389.084 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 20.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.002433 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -80.73815 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.19 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.65 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.32999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.7951999 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.35999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.579998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.5 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.55 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.39 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.93 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.73 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 26.38 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.568064 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.049046725 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.24256368 mg/m^3
    Averaged Topographic Relief 24.5 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -77.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23962897 degrees