Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Diaphus metopoclampus

  • Author and date of publication

    Cocco, 1829

  • Preferred Common name

    Bluntnose Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    08/02/2010

  • Identified By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    SS09/2004

  • Collected By

    Dr Jock Young - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research

  • Collection Event Code

    SS0904 M02/19 N1

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, MIDOC opening & closing midwater

  • Date Visited From

    17/09/2004 12:18 AM

  • Date Visited To

    17/09/2004 2:00 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    0

  • Depth From (m)

    500

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Tasman Sea

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    E of Fraser Island

  • Latitude

    -25.58;-25.52

  • Longitude

    154.13;154.13

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    GPS

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps original