Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Argyropelecus aculeatus

  • Author and date of publication

    Valenciennes, 1849

  • Preferred Common name

    Lovely Hatchetfish

  • Date Identified

    /10/2011

  • Identified By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    6

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    French Research Institute for Development

  • Collection Event Code

    NEC 1009 M012

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, midwater

  • Date Visited From

    9/08/2011 10:25 AM

  • Date Visited To

    9/08/2011 11:53 AM

  • Depth From (m)

    490

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Southwest Pacific Ocean

  • Precise Location

    Coral Sea, NE of Chesterfield Islands, New Caledonia

  • Latitude

    -17.9825;-18.0076

  • Longitude

    159.987;160.034

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    GPS

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps original