Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Dischistodus melanotus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Bleeker, 1858)

  • Preferred Common name

    Blackvent Damsel

  • Date Identified

    07/09/2008

  • Identified By

    Dr Peter R. Last - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR)

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    FishBOL Lizard Island

  • Collection Event Code

    I.44718

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA & snorkel, clove oil & handspear

  • Date Visited From

    7/09/2008 9:30 AM

  • Date Visited To

    7/09/2008 12:30 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    9

  • Depth From (m)

    9

  • 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, Lizard Island, Mermaid Cove at mooring

  • Latitude

    -14.6461

  • Longitude

    145.454

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth