Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    NORFANZ Expedition Collection

  • Taxon Name

    Apristurus sinensis

  • Author and date of publication

    Chu & Hu, 1981

  • Preferred Common name

    Freckled Catshark

  • Other Common Names

    Apristurus sp A of Last & Stevens, 1994

  • Date Identified

    /05/2003

  • Identified By

    Dr Peter R. Last - Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    NORFANZ

  • Collected By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria, NORFANZ team

  • Collection Event Code

    TAN0308-121

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, beam

  • Date Visited From

    30/05/2003 9:32 PM

  • Date Visited To

    30/05/2003 9:17 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    1331

  • Depth From (m)

    1345

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Tasman Sea

  • Country

    New Zealand

  • Precise Location

    West Norfolk Ridge, Wanganella Bank

  • Latitude

    -32.6064;-32.6445

  • Longitude

    167.843;167.828

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original