Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Heterodontus portusjacksoni

  • Author and date of publication

    (Meyer, 1793)

  • Preferred Common name

    Port Jackson Shark

  • Other Common Names

    Bullhead Bullhead Shark Dogshark Horn Shark Oyster Crusher Oyster-crusher Pigfish Tabbigaw

  • Date Identified

    /05/2003

  • Identified By

    Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Stage Or Age

    Egg case

  • Specimen Nature

    Egg capsule Wet unknown ethanol 70%

  • Date Visited From

    12/12/1890

  • Date Visited To

    12/12/1890

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Port Phillip Bay, Port Melbourne

  • Latitude

    -37.83

  • Longitude

    144.92

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Gazetteer

  • Georeference Protocol

    gazetteer (Aus)