Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Idiacanthus atlanticus

  • Author and date of publication

    Brauer, 1906

  • Preferred Common name

    Common Black Dragonfish

  • Date Identified

    1987

  • Identified By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    3

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit specimen Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    S03/86

  • Collected By

    CSIRO Marine Research

  • Collection Event Code

    S03/86 42

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels 152 midwater

  • Date Visited From

    18/05/1986 11:19 PM

  • Date Visited To

    19/05/1986 1:19 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    2695

  • Depth From (m)

    2220

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S03/86 42

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Tasmania

  • Precise Location

    North west of Cape Sorell, west coast

  • Latitude

    -41.6883;-41.6533

  • Longitude

    144.12;144.003

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84