Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Barbourisia rufa

  • Author and date of publication

    Parr, 1945

  • Preferred Common name

    Redvelvet Whalefish

  • Date Identified

    1999

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, demersal

  • Date Visited From

    31/08/1999

  • Date Visited To

    31/08/1999

  • Depth To (m)

    439

  • Depth From (m)

    402

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    off Portland

  • Latitude

    -38.65;-38.5

  • Longitude

    141.15;140.88

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84