Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Astrothorax waitei

  • Author and date of publication

    (Benham, 1909)

  • Preferred Common name

    Basket Star

  • Date Identified

    1985

  • Identified By

    Dr Tim D O'Hara - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Dry

  • Expedition Name

    DM

  • Collection Event Code

    DM 1255

  • Sampling Method

    Sigsbee trawl

  • Date Visited From

    1/01/1976

  • Date Visited To

    1/01/1976

  • Depth To (m)

    500

  • Depth From (m)

    500

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    DM 1255

  • Ocean

    Southern Ocean

  • Precise Location

    Tasman Sea

  • Latitude

    -29.7767;-29.7

  • Longitude

    167.982;168.035

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84