Occurrence record: Fishes:I22971

PreservedSpecimen of Gymnothorax porphyreus | Lowfin Moray recorded on 1987-05-09

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Fishes
Supplied collection code "Fishes"
Catalogue Number I22971
Other catalogue numbers 1593181
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Fishes:I22971
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Spirit
Identified by Johnson, JW
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol Rotenone
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1987-05-09
Sampling protocol Rotenone
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Gymnothorax porphyreus
Taxon rank species
Common name Lowfin Moray
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Anguilliformes
Family Muraenidae
Genus Gymnothorax
Species Gymnothorax porphyreus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Locality Middleton Reef
Latitude -29.466667
Longitude 159.066667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Elizabeth & Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Lord Howe
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Lord Howe
    RAMSAR wetland regions Elizabeth and Middleton Reefs Marine National Nature Reserve
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Marine NRM
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Lord Howe Province
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Lord Howe Marine Park
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 81
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Knoll/abyssal hills/hills/mountains/peak
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 2.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Lord Howe and Norfolk Islands
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.03910047
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 2562.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.999256 index
    Species Richness 725.0 frequency
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 334827.38 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 228.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.14 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.15 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 3.0895 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.24 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.71 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.649998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 21.939999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.57 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.96999997 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.9999999E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 19.31 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 24.46 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 22.118753 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.039703246 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.16654554 mg/m^3
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 908.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec -106.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.8011334 degrees