Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Galeoctopus lateralis

  • Author and date of publication

    Norman et al., 2004

  • Type Status

    Paratype

  • Preferred Common name

    octopus

  • Date Identified

    2003

  • Identified By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Whole Wet ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S01/86

  • Collected By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria, Helen K. Larson - Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)

  • Collection Event Code

    S01/86 20

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels 61m deepwater lobster

  • Date Visited From

    12/01/1986 1:55 AM

  • Date Visited To

    12/01/1986 2:55 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    222

  • Depth From (m)

    220

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Invertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Invertebrates

  • Collecting Areas

    Invertebrates

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    100 km E of Dunk Island

  • Latitude

    -18.0033;-17.9417

  • Longitude

    147.027;146.978

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original