Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Optivus agrammus

  • Author and date of publication

    Gomon, 2004

  • Type Status

    Paratype

  • Preferred Common name

    Western Roughy

  • Date Identified

    13/01/2003

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    T Olsen

  • Sampling Method

    trawl

  • Depth To (m)

    46

  • Depth From (m)

    33

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    South Australia

  • Precise Location

    6 miles (9.6 km) off Venus Bay

  • Latitude

    -33.315

  • Longitude

    134.656

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated