Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Diaphus danae

  • Author and date of publication

    Tåning, 1932

  • Preferred Common name

    Dana Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    1983

  • Identified By

    Dr John R. Paxton - Australian Museum (AM)

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Marine Science Laboratories

  • Date Visited From

    24/08/1982

  • Date Visited To

    24/08/1982

  • Depth To (m)

    540

  • Depth From (m)

    390

  • 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

    Eastern Bass Strait

  • Latitude

    -38.5625

  • Longitude

    148.553

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original