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

    J Libbey, et al

  • Collection Event Code

    JL-4

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    8/05/1979

  • Date Visited To

    8/05/1979

  • Depth To (m)

    30.5

  • Depth From (m)

    30.5

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Philippines

  • Precise Location

    NW side of Pescador Island, 2 km from Cebu mainland, nearest town resort of Moalboat, Cebu

  • Latitude

    9.925

  • Longitude

    123.342

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84