Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Bodianus mesothorax

  • Author and date of publication

    (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

  • Preferred Common name

    Eclipse Pigfish

  • Date Identified

    1995

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Dr Les W. Knapp - Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History, et al

  • Collection Event Code

    LK 79-16

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    15/05/1979

  • Date Visited To

    15/05/1979

  • Depth To (m)

    30.5

  • Depth From (m)

    25.9

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Philippines

  • Precise Location

    Siquijor Island, 1 km W of town of Larena

  • Latitude

    9.25333

  • Longitude

    123.57

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84