Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Squalus megalops

  • Author and date of publication

    (Macleay, 1881)

  • Preferred Common name

    Spikey Dogfish

  • Date Identified

    1981

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 67

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, 63 m otter

  • Date Visited From

    3/03/1981 8:26 AM

  • Date Visited To

    3/03/1981 10:00 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    248

  • Depth From (m)

    238

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Western Australia

  • Precise Location

    SW of Shark Bay

  • Latitude

    -27.12;-27.02

  • Longitude

    112.82;112.8

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84