Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Bathylagus antarcticus

  • Author and date of publication

    Günther, 1878

  • Preferred Common name

    Antarctic Deepsea Smelt

  • Number Of Specimens

    7

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    AA91

  • Collected By

    Dr Chung-Chen Lu - Museum of Victoria, Tim N. Stranks - Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE)

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, IYGPT (Int. Young Gadoid Pelagic Trawl)

  • Date Visited From

    22/01/1991 9:34 AM

  • Date Visited To

    22/01/1991 10:04 AM

  • Depth From (m)

    800

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    AA91 15 B

  • Country

    Antarctica

  • Precise Location

    Prydz bay

  • Latitude

    -66.5122;-66.539

  • Longitude

    72.0122;72.0672

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84