Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Lampanyctus

  • Preferred Common name

    a lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    1983

  • Identified By

    Dr John R. Paxton - Australian Museum (AM)

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Fisheries and Wildlife Department of Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    trawl

  • Depth From (m)

    549

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    South Australia

  • Precise Location

    off Beachport

  • Latitude

    -37.5

  • Longitude

    140

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84