Occurrence record: IMAS_MB_fish:MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14148

HumanObservation of Bovichtus angustifrons | thornfish recorded on 2006-06-20

Dataset

Data partner Ocean Biogeographic Information System
Data resource Condition of rocky reef communities around Tasmania: fish surveys, Australia (1992-1995 and 2006-2007)
Institution code Supplied institution code "IMAS"
Catalog number MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14148
Occurrence ID MB_EXTRACT_SAMPLE_FISH_ALL_DATA.14148
Basis of record Human observation
License CC-BY
Organism quantity type individuals
Occurrence remarks One of the most abundant small fish living on exposed Vic and Tas reefs. Also found in intertidal rockpools, around jetty pylons, in caves and on shallow reefs. Adults generally live in caves in deeper water.
Occurrence status present
Organism quantity 2
Collection code IMAS_MB_fish
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2006-06-20
Supplied date "2006-06-20T00:00:00"
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Bovichtus angustifrons
Taxon rank species
Common name thornfish
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Bovichtidae
Genus Bovichtus
Species Bovichtus angustifrons
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name ID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:279372

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province Tasmania
Locality Grindstone Bay Maria Island Vincinity
Latitude -42.43884
Longitude 148.00484
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum depth in meters 5
Maximum depth in meters 5
Coordinate precision 50
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 50
Footprint well known text POINT (148.004837036 -42.438838959)
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southern Tasmania
    IMCRA 4 Regions Tasmanian Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Freycinet
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 3.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6966
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7782
    Endemism 0.006850745
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0014585076
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Occurrence Density 3.8271606 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.1443465 index
    Species Richness 1.0617284 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 954.56824 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.35999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.93 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.6373997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.002 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 1.0 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.2 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.05 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.559999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.49 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 14.466627 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.11011448 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.9416638 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 189.41667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -14.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.7625859 degrees
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0057 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0213 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.6 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3846 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 134.67741 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 205.3871 Day