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

    tissue, whole specimen Wet formalin ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    R E. Schroeder

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    14/11/1979

  • Date Visited To

    14/11/1979

  • Depth To (m)

    15

  • Depth From (m)

    15

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Philippines

  • Precise Location

    Sulu Sea, reef off White Beach, Puerto Princessa Bay, Palawan

  • Latitude

    9.78

  • Longitude

    118.73

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84