Occurrence record: Ichthyology:I.30626-001

Preserved specimen of Anomalops katoptron (Bleeker, 1856) | Two-fin Flashlightfish recorded on 1988-11-17


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.30626-001
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:8099693","urn:catalog:AM:Ichthyology:I.30626-001"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ichthyology:I.30626-001
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "F";
Identified by Leis, Dr Jeff Martin - Australian Museum - Ichthyology  
Identified date 1990
Collector J M Leis et al on RV Sunbird
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1990
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";


Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:8052372
Identification remarks ecatalogue.IdeConfidence: "N";
Occurrence date 1988-11-17
Sampling protocol Bongo net  
Date precision DAY
Event time 23:0


Scientific name Anomalops katoptron
Supplied scientific name "Anomalops katoptron (Bleeker, 1856)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Two-fin Flashlightfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Beryciformes
Family Anomalopidae
Genus Anomalops
Species Anomalops katoptron
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Anomalops katoptron (Bleeker, 1856)
Scientific name authorship (Bleeker, 1856)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Bleeker, 1856)


Country Australia
Latitude -13.84166
Supplied as: "-13.84166"
Longitude 146.53666
Supplied as: "146.53666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 1.4 nmiles west of Osprey Atoll entrance
Water body Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "[I.30626] Coral Sea, 1.4 nmiles west of Osprey Atoll entrance (13° 50' 30" S, 146° 32' 12" E) 17/11/1988 - 17/11/1988, J M Leis et al on RV Sunbird(Collector), Bongo net";
Coordinate precision 1e-05
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 5.0
Terrestrial false
Verbatim latitude 13° 50' 30.000" S
Marine true
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 146° 32' 12.000" E

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Coral Sea
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Transition
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone