Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Rhombosolea tapirina

  • Author and date of publication

    Günther, 1862

  • Preferred Common name

    Greenback Flounder

  • Date Identified

    1983

  • Identified By

    Dr Greg Jenkins - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)

  • Number Of Specimens

    8

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Stage Or Age

    larvae

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Greg Jenkins - PIRVIC/MAFRI/VIMS - Victorian Institute of Marine Science

  • Collection Event Code

    FRDC 247

  • Sampling Method

    plankton net

  • Date Visited From

    26/08/1983

  • Date Visited To

    26/08/1983

  • 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

    Port Phillip Bay, Mornington

  • Latitude

    -38.23

  • Longitude

    145.03

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84