Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Optivus agastos

  • Author and date of publication

    Gomon, 2004

  • Type Status

    Paratype

  • Preferred Common name

    Violet Roughy

  • Date Identified

    2003

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    WPNPA - Wilsons Promontory National Parks Association Survey

  • Collected By

    T G. Cochran, Rudie H. Kuiter, M Larsen

  • Collection Event Code

    WPNPA 38

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    10/02/1982

  • Date Visited To

    10/02/1982

  • Depth To (m)

    16

  • Depth From (m)

    0

  • 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

    Wilsons Promontory, Brown head, W shore

  • Latitude

    -39.045

  • Longitude

    146.472

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84