Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Arius thalassinus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Rüppell, 1837)

  • Preferred Common name

    Giant Sea Catfish

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 85

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, 63 m otter

  • Date Visited From

    10/03/1981 4:44 PM

  • Date Visited To

    10/03/1981 6:05 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    95

  • Depth From (m)

    84

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Western Australia

  • Precise Location

    Northwest Shelf, N of Cape Lambert

  • Latitude

    -19.53;-19.48

  • Longitude

    117.22;117.27

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original