Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Mitsukurina owstoni

  • Author and date of publication

    Jordan, 1898

  • Preferred Common name

    Goblin Shark

  • Date Identified

    1993

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit, head only Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    M Kelly

  • Sampling Method

    trawl

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    New South Wales

  • Precise Location

    ENE of Cape Howe

  • Latitude

    -37.42;-37.58

  • Longitude

    150.42;150.33

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original