Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Melanotaenia fluviatilis

  • Author and date of publication

    (Castelnau, 1878)

  • Preferred Common name

    Murray-Darling Rainbowfish

  • Other Common Names

    Murray Rainbowfish Murray River Rainbowfish

  • Date Identified

    2001

  • Identified By

    Dr Tarmo A. Raadik - Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research

  • Number Of Specimens

    39

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    P Close

  • Date Visited From

    2/02/2001

  • Date Visited To

    2/02/2001

  • 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

    Broken River at Gowangardie Weir, W of Nalinga

  • Minimum Elevation

    130

  • Latitude

    -36.4331

  • Longitude

    145.684

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Australian Mapping Grid

  • Georeference Protocol

    amg conversion