Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Himantolophus appelii

  • Author and date of publication

    Clarke, 1878

  • Preferred Common name

    Prickly Footballfish

  • Date Identified

    1999

  • Identified By

    Tania M. Bardsley - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue Frozen ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Sampling Method

    trawl

  • Date Visited From

    12/09/1999

  • Date Visited To

    12/09/1999

  • Depth To (m)

    439

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Tissue and DNA

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    off Portland

  • Latitude

    -38.65;-38.5

  • Longitude

    141.15;140.88

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    GPS

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps original