South Australian Museum Icthyology data via OZCAM
Entry ID: OBIS_OZCAM_SAM_Ichthyology

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Summary
Abstract: This data source pertains to South Australian Museum's Ichthyology (fish)
Collection. The South Australian Museum is a custodian for the State's cultural
and natural heritage. The specialised data generated by collection managers,
curators and scientists over the last 150 years are made available to the
international community through publication, promotion, education and
exhibitions. The South Australian Museum provides data to the Online
Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM) and from there to OBIS
Australia and OBIS.

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
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Link: GET DATA
Description: Search Australia's Fauna


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Australia's Fauna - OZCAM home page


Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
OBIS_OZCAM_SAM


Geographic Coverage
 N: 44.14167 S: -67.0  E: 156.88333  W: -138.41667

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: South Australian Museum
Dataset Title: South Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection
Dataset Release Date: 2006/11/08
Dataset Release Place: Australia
Version: 1.0
Online Resource: http://www.samuseum.sa.gov.au/

Dataset Originator/Creator: Council of Heads of Faunal Collections
Dataset Title: Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM), Australia's Fauna
Dataset Release Date: 2003/06/30
Dataset Release Place: Australia
Version: 1.5
Online Resource: http://www.ozcam.gov.au/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1892-01-01


Location Keywords
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
CONTINENT > AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND > AUSTRALIA
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > CHRISTMAS ISLAND
OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > COCOS ISLANDS
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > MACQUARIE ISLAND
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > WEDDELL SEA
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > ROSS SEA
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > HEARD AND MCDONALD ISLANDS
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN


Science Keywords
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES >FISH    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >COMMUNITY DYNAMICS >BIODIVERSITY FUNCTIONS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
OCEANS


Project
OBIS >OCEAN BIOGEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM    [Information]
COML >CENSUS OF MARINE LIFE    [Information]


Quality
Data from the South Australian Museum has not been verified or checked in a
systematic way. Data is often sourced from specimen labels, particularly for
old museum specimens and inaccuracy is often
due to this fact.


Access Constraints
Data supplied to OBIS by the South Australian Museum is freely accessible by
the public. The data supplied may not represent the total holdings of the
Museum as data about incompletely identified specimens, manuscript names and
specimens where a georeference cannot be calculated have normally been withheld
from publication.


Use Constraints
Data users should acknowledge the South Australian Museum and also OZCAM,
Australia's Fauna.

Acknowledge the use of specific records from the Australian museum in the form
appearing in the 'Citation' field thereof (if any); and acknowledge the use of
the OBIS facility.

For information purposes, email to obissupport@marine.rutgers.edu the full
citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any
constituent part.

Recognize the limitations of data in OBIS.


Data Set Progress
IN WORK


Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EDWARD VANDEN BERGHE
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA


Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Coasts and marine, Australia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.environment.gov.au/

Data Center Personnel
Name: TONY REES
Phone: +61 (03) 6232 5318
Fax: +61 (03) 6232 5000
Email: Tony.Rees at csiro.au
Contact Address:
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR)
GPO Box 1538
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia


Australia Regional Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS) Node    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.obis.org.au/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PHILIP BOHM
Email: philip.bohm at csiro.au
Contact Address:
CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research
GPO Box 1538
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: AUSTRALIA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Distribution_Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None


Personnel
PAUL FLEMONS
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 61 2 9320 6343
Email: PaulF at austmus.gov.au, paul.flemons at austmus.gov.au
Contact Address:
AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM
City: Sydney
Province or State: New South Wales
Postal Code: 2010
Country: AUSTRALIA


AJAY RANIPETA
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: ajay.ranipeta at austmus.gov.au
Contact Address:
AUSTRALIAN MUSEUM
City: Sydney
Province or State: New South Wales
Postal Code: 2010
Country: AUSTRALIA



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-02

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