Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Bodianus loxozonus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Snyder, 1908)

  • Preferred Common name

    Blackfin Pigfish

  • Date Identified

    12/12/1979

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Sports fisherman

  • Sampling Method

    hook & line

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    Great Barrier Reef, Michaelmas Cay

  • Latitude

    -16.6

  • Longitude

    145.97

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    geoscience Australia - Place names website