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

    1996

  • Identified By

    J Taylor

  • Number Of Specimens

    7

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Wet ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    NMV Ichthyology Department

  • Date Visited From

    5/06/1980

  • Date Visited To

    5/06/1980

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    RAMM 1101 B2

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Snake Island