Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Hoplostethus mediterraneus

  • Author and date of publication

    Cuvier, 1829

  • Preferred Common name

    Orange Roughy

  • Date Identified

    29/04/1991

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S05/84

  • Collected By

    Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    S05/84 19

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, otter

  • Date Visited From

    13/10/1984 6:40 AM

  • Date Visited To

    13/10/1984 7:40 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    660

  • Depth From (m)

    660

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S05/84 19

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Tasmania

  • Precise Location

    Eastern Bass Strait, 85 km NE of North Point, Flinders Island

  • Latitude

    -39.27;-39.3167

  • Longitude

    148.735;148.767

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original