Specimen Details

  • Collection Names

    NORFANZ Expedition Collection

  • Taxon Name

    Sternoptyx diaphana

  • Author and date of publication

    Hermann, 1781

  • Preferred Common name

    Oblique Hatchetfish

  • Date Identified

    14/05/2003

  • Identified By

    Dr Tomio Iwamoto - California Academy of Sciences (CAS)

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    tissue, whole specimen Wet ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Expedition Name

    NORFANZ

  • Collected By

    Dianne J. Bray - Museums Victoria, NORFANZ team

  • Collection Event Code

    TAN0308-014

  • Sampling Method

    sled, Sherman

  • Date Visited From

    14/05/2003 3:55 AM

  • Date Visited To

    14/05/2003 4:13 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    782

  • Depth From (m)

    755

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Ocean

    Tasman Sea

  • Precise Location

    North Norfolk Ridge

  • Latitude

    -30.2036;-30.1972

  • Longitude

    167.447;167.447

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original