Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Diodon nicthemerus

  • Author and date of publication

    Cuvier, 1818

  • Preferred Common name

    Globefish

  • Date Identified

    1996

  • Identified By

    Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Matthew Lockett - Museum Victoria, K Moore

  • Collection Event Code

    MFG 129

  • Sampling Method

    SCUBA and rotenone

  • Date Visited From

    2/12/1995 2:20 PM

  • Date Visited To

    2/12/1995 3:30 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    9

  • Depth From (m)

    9

  • 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, Corio Bay, Point Wilson explosives pier, eastern landing at end of pier

  • Latitude

    -38.0967

  • Longitude

    144.535

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84