Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Melanotaenia fluviatilis

  • Author and date of publication

    (Castelnau, 1878)

  • Preferred Common name

    Murray-Darling Rainbowfish

  • Other Common Names

    Murray Rainbowfish Murray River Rainbowfish

  • Date Identified

    1991

  • Identified By

    Peter Unmack

  • Number Of Specimens

    14

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Peter Unmack, C Brumley, G Caspar

  • Collection Event Code

    PU91 2

  • Sampling Method

    seine

  • Date Visited From

    4/04/1991 6:30 PM

  • Date Visited To

    4/04/1991

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    Oakey Creek, near Bowenville

  • Minimum Elevation

    360

  • Latitude

    -27.33

  • Longitude

    151.47

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    natmapgrid conversion