Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Heteroclinus perspicillatus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Valenciennes, 1836)

  • Preferred Common name

    Common Weedfish

  • Date Identified

    1996

  • Identified By

    Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    6

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Stage Or Age

    Juvenile

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria, Robyn Ickeringill - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 141

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    9/12/1995 3:10 PM

  • Date Visited To

    9/12/1995 4:30 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    3

  • Depth From (m)

    3

  • 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

    Port Phillip Bay, Table Rock Point, off southern side in front of boat sheds

  • Latitude

    -37.9967

  • Longitude

    145.035

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84