Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Diaphus signatus

  • Author and date of publication

    Gilbert, 1908

  • Preferred Common name

    a lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    /05/2012

  • Identified By

    Dr Adrian Flynn - University of Queensland & Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet Formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    Nectalis-2

  • Collected By

    Valérie Allain - SPC- Secretariat of the Pacific Community

  • Collection Event Code

    NEC 2002 MO31

  • Sampling Method

    Midoc net

  • Date Visited From

    27/11/2011 3:50 PM

  • Date Visited To

    27/11/2011 4:46 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    120

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Coral Sea

  • Precise Location

    N of New Caledonia

  • Latitude

    -21.9986;-21.9739

  • Longitude

    165.246;165.225

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84