Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Hypselognathus rostratus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Waite & Hale, 1921)

  • Preferred Common name

    Knifesnout Pipefish

  • Date Identified

    13/08/2012

  • Identified By

    Dianne J. Bray - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet Ethanol ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Greg Jenkins - Department of Primary Industries

  • Sampling Method

    seine - fine meshed

  • Date Visited From

    14/11/1996

  • Date Visited To

    14/11/1996

  • Depth To (m)

    1.5

  • Depth From (m)

    0.5

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Port Phillip Bay, Portarlington, Grassy Point - sea grass beds and surrounding sand

  • Latitude

    -38.12

  • Longitude

    144.68

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Gazetteer

  • Georeference Protocol

    gazetteer (Aus)