Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Cetorhinus maximus

  • Author and date of publication

    Gunnerus, 1765

  • Preferred Common name

    Basking Shark

  • Identified By

    Sir Frederick McCoy

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Teeth Wet unknown ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Martin Dusting Esquire - Fisherman, Portland

  • Sampling Method

    fishermen's nets

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Portland Bay

  • Latitude

    -38.28

  • Longitude

    141.73

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Gazetteer

  • Georeference Protocol

    gazetteer (Aus)