Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Heteroclinus perspicillatus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Valenciennes, 1836)

  • Preferred Common name

    Common Weedfish

  • Date Identified

    02/05/2006

  • Identified By

    Dr Douglass F Hoese - Australian Museum

  • Number Of Specimens

    4

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    tissue, whole specimen Wet ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Collected By

    Dr Greg Jenkins - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)

  • Sampling Method

    seine

  • Date Visited From

    27/11/1996 10:30 AM

  • Date Visited To

    27/11/1996 11:30 AM

  • 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

    Port Arlington, Grassy Point at end of Grassy Point Road, off beach 50m south of Grassy Point - from Heterozostera seagrass

  • Latitude

    -38.1227

  • Longitude

    144.692

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Map - Melways

  • Georeference By

    Dr Genefor Walker-Smith - Museums Victoria