Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Squalus megalops

  • Author and date of publication

    (Macleay, 1881)

  • Preferred Common name

    Spikey Dogfish

  • Date Identified

    23/11/2009

  • 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

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museum Victoria, Rhyll J. Plant

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 001

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, 120 ft demersal

  • Date Visited From

    14/05/1979 9:30 AM

  • Date Visited To

    14/05/1979 11:30 AM

  • Depth From (m)

    329

  • 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

    Bass Strait, 42 km SSW (210 deg) of Portland

  • Latitude

    -38.67

  • Longitude

    141.5

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84