Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Rhinochimaera pacifica

  • Author and date of publication

    (Mitsukuri, 1895)

  • Preferred Common name

    Pacific Spookfish

  • Date Identified

    1988

  • Identified By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S02/86

  • Collected By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria, CSIRO Marine Research

  • Collection Event Code

    S02/86 2

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels high-lift demersal

  • Date Visited From

    17/03/1986 11:45 AM

  • Date Visited To

    17/03/1986 12:45 PM

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S02/86 2

  • Ocean

    Southern Ocean

  • Country

    Australia

  • Precise Location

    South Tasman Rise

  • Latitude

    -47.48;-47.52

  • Longitude

    148.5;148.45

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84