Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Scorpaena papillosa

  • Author and date of publication

    (Schneider & Forster, 1801)

  • Preferred Common name

    Southern Red Scorpionfish

  • Date Identified

    /01/2004

  • Identified By

    Dr Peter R. Last - CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR)

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    Victorian Institute of Marine Sciences Bass Strait Survey (BSS)

  • Collected By

    Dr Gary C. Poore - Museum Victoria, F Wiedenmeyer, Dr Robin S. Wilson - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    BSS 181 T

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Agassiz

  • Date Visited From

    19/11/1981 3:58 PM

  • Date Visited To

    19/11/1981 4:05 PM

  • Depth To (m)

    79

  • Depth From (m)

    79

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    BSS 181 T

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Central Bass Strait, 26 km SE of Aireys Inlet

  • Latitude

    -38.6633;-38.6633

  • Longitude

    144.303;144.303

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84