Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Scolecenchelys breviceps

  • Author and date of publication

    (Günther, 1876)

  • Preferred Common name

    Shorthead Worm Eel

  • Other Common Names

    Big-eyed worm eel

  • Date Identified

    1996

  • Identified By

    John E. McCosker - California Academy of Sciences

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    R Coleman

  • Date Visited From

    22/06/1973 9:00 PM

  • Date Visited To

    22/06/1973

  • 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

    Western Port, Crib Point

  • Latitude

    -38.35

  • Longitude

    145.22

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84