Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Narcine nelsoni

  • Author and date of publication

    Carvalho, 2008

  • Type Status

    Paratype

  • Preferred Common name

    Nelson's Numbfish

  • Date Identified

    2008

  • Identified By

    Marcelo R. de Carvalho - American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Female, Female

  • Stage Or Age

    adult, adolescent

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S01/86

  • Collected By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria, Helen K. Larson - Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)

  • Collection Event Code

    S01/86 7

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels 61m deepwater lobster

  • Date Visited From

    9/01/1986 9:30 PM

  • Date Visited To

    9/01/1986 10:30 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    260

  • Depth From (m)

    260

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Queensland

  • Precise Location

    90 km E of Dunk Island

  • Latitude

    -17.985;-17.95

  • Longitude

    147.057;147.017

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original