Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Platycephalus bassensis

  • Author and date of publication

    Cuvier, 1829

  • Preferred Common name

    Southern Sand Flathead

  • Date Identified

    04/04/2012

  • Identified By

    Dr Martin F. Gomon - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    tissue, whole specimen Wet ethanol 95% ethanol 95%

  • Collected By

    Dr Greg Jenkins - Marine and Freshwater Resources Institute (MAFRI), Paul Hamer - MAFRI

  • Sampling Method

    snapper trawl

  • Date Visited From

    12/02/1997 1:15 AM

  • Date Visited To

    12/02/1997 1:13 AM

  • Depth To (m)

    13.5

  • Depth From (m)

    13.3

  • 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, northern part of Bay

  • Latitude

    -37.9078;-37.9101

  • Longitude

    144.897;144.897

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    gps