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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC151017

Material Sample of Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838) | Gould's Goanna recorded on 2019-12-01


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalog number ABTC151017
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:782327"]
Record type Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Preparations Alcohol preserved tissue
Record number 241
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol [Road Kill]
Dataset / Survey name [Groote Eylandt Varanus gouldii survey]
Disposition in collection


Occurrence date 2019-12-01
Sampling protocol ["Road Kill"]
Event ID
Dataset / Survey name [Groote Eylandt Varanus gouldii survey]
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Varanus gouldii
Supplied scientific name "Varanus gouldii (Gray, 1838)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Gould's Goanna
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus gouldii
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1838)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Verbatim locality Rowell Highway
Terrestrial false
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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material sample type tissue
preparation type Unspecified
preservation temperature Room temperature
preservation type Ethanol

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