Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Asymbolus occiduus

  • Author and date of publication

    Last, Gomon & Gledhill, 1999

  • Preferred Common name

    Western Spotted Catshark

  • Date Identified

    04/11/2009

  • Identified By

    Dr Laura Jordan - University of California at Los Angeles/MV volunteer

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Ken Smith - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI)

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, demersal

  • Depth To (m)

    145

  • Depth From (m)

    125

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    South Australia

  • Precise Location

    Great Australian Bight

  • Latitude

    -33

  • Longitude

    131

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated