Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Hygophum hanseni

  • Author and date of publication

    (Tåning, 1932)

  • Preferred Common name

    Hansen's Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    23/05/1984

  • Identified By

    Peter Moulton - Victorian Marine Science Laboratories/Victorian Institute of Marine Science

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S02/84

  • Collected By

    Peter Moulton - Victorian Marine Science Laboratories/Victorian Institute of Marine Science

  • Collection Event Code

    S02/84 71

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels high-lift demersal

  • Date Visited From

    5/05/1984 2:05 PM

  • Date Visited To

    5/05/1984 2:30 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    430

  • Depth From (m)

    428

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S02/84 71

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    50 km S of Point Hicks

  • Latitude

    -38.2433;-38.25

  • Longitude

    149.37;149.35

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84