Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Trachonurus gagates

  • Author and date of publication

    Iwamoto & McMillan, 1997

  • Type Status

    Paratype

  • Preferred Common name

    Velvet Whiptail

  • Date Identified

    1997

  • Identified By

    Dr Tomio Iwamoto - California Academy of Sciences (CAS)

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    RP

  • Collected By

    Rosalind J. Poole - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    RP 26

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, bottom

  • Date Visited From

    19/02/1990 7:40 AM

  • Date Visited To

    19/02/1990 8:00 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    1030

  • Depth From (m)

    1000

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Southern Ocean

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    South Australia

  • Precise Location

    Great Australian Bight, 250 km SW of Ceduna

  • Latitude

    -33.9617;-33.9595

  • Longitude

    131.44;131.449

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original