Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Melanotaenia australis

  • Author and date of publication

    (Castelnau, 1875)

  • Preferred Common name

    Western Rainbowfish

  • Date Identified

    1992

  • Identified By

    Peter Unmack

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Rosalind J. Poole - Museum Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    hand net

  • Date Visited From

    8/08/1990

  • Date Visited To

    8/08/1990

  • 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

    The Kimberley, Napier Range, Tunnel Creek

  • Latitude

    -17.62

  • Longitude

    125.15

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84