Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Myctophum nitidulum

  • Author and date of publication

    Garman, 1899

  • Preferred Common name

    Pearly-spotted Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    19/02/2009

  • Identified By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    UQ 004

  • Sampling Method

    neuston net, pipe codend

  • Date Visited From

    19/02/2009 11:35 AM

  • Date Visited To

    19/02/2009 12:27 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    1

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Pacific Ocean

  • Precise Location

    central Pacific, between Tarawa, Kiribati and Howland and Baker Islands

  • Latitude

    0.23689

  • Longitude

    176.764

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    GPS

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps original