Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Electrona risso

  • Author and date of publication

    (Cocco, 1829)

  • Preferred Common name

    Risso's Lanternfish

  • Date Identified

    1988

  • Identified By

    Mark D. Norman et al - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S03/88

  • Collected By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    S03/88 16

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels high-lift demersal

  • Date Visited From

    15/05/1988

  • Date Visited To

    15/05/1988

  • Depth To (m)

    860

  • Depth From (m)

    840

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S03/88 16

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    New South Wales

  • Precise Location

    50 km E of Gabo Island

  • Latitude

    -37.6262;-37.6597

  • Longitude

    150.344;150.331

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original