Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Paratrachichthys macleayi

  • Author and date of publication

    (Johnson, 1881)

  • Preferred Common name

    Sandpaper Fish

  • Date Identified

    1981

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    M Wilson - Tasmanian Fisheries Development Authority (TFDA)

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels high-lift demersal

  • 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

    Great Australian Bight

  • Latitude

    -33;-34

  • Longitude

    128;133

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated