Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Contusus brevicaudus

  • Author and date of publication

    Hardy, 1981

  • Preferred Common name

    Prickly Toadfish

  • Date Identified

    /09/2013

  • Identified By

    Dianne J. Bray - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    28

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet ethanol 90% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Neil Hutchinson - Department of Primary Industries

  • Collection Event Code

    PPB SLS 19/4/2010

  • Sampling Method

    Seine net

  • Date Visited From

    19/04/2010

  • Date Visited To

    19/04/2010

  • Depth To (m)

    1

  • 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, St Leonards - shallow seagrass

  • Latitude

    -38.1828

  • Longitude

    144.719

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84