Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Penaeus (Melicertus) plebejus

  • Author and date of publication

    Hess, 1865

  • Preferred Common name

    King Prawn

  • Other Common Names

    Eastern King Prawn Sand Prawn

  • Date Identified

    2015

  • Identified By

    Dr C A. Farrelly - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Whole Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Peter Unmack, C Brumley

  • Collection Event Code

    PU93 32

  • Sampling Method

    seine

  • Date Visited From

    18/01/1993 2:00 PM

  • Date Visited To

    18/01/1993

  • Depth From (m)

    1

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    New South Wales

  • Precise Location

    Tomaga River, off Mogo, Tomakin Road, Tomakin (behind caravan park)

  • Minimum Elevation

    5

  • Latitude

    -35.83

  • Longitude

    150.18

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    natmapgrid conversion