Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Cristiceps australis

  • Author and date of publication

    Valenciennes, 1936

  • Preferred Common name

    Southern Crested Weedfish

  • Date Identified

    2010

  • Identified By

    Stephanie Chapple - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue, whole specimen Wet ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Collected By

    John Ford

  • Date Visited From

    4/03/2010

  • Date Visited To

    4/03/2010

  • 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

    Altona Bay, NW Port Phillip, 1.5 km offshore, 2.5 km N of Point Cook, artificial reefs #5& 6

  • Latitude

    -37.9061

  • Longitude

    144.809

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth

  • Georeference Protocol

    Estimation

  • Georeference Date

    2015-01-06T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria