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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.17330

Preserved specimen of Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903 | Semon's Leaf-nosed Bat recorded on 1984-06-14


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalog number M.17330
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:4009312","urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.17330"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector P Wilson H Parnaby
Sex Male
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE


Event ID
Occurrence date 1984-06-14
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Hipposideros semoni
Supplied scientific name "Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903"
Identified to rank species
Common name Semon's Leaf-nosed Bat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Chiroptera
Family Hipposideridae
Genus Hipposideros
Species Hipposideros semoni
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903
Scientific name authorship Matschie, 1903
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Matschie, 1903


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -9.45
Supplied as: "-9.45"
Longitude 147.033
Supplied as: "147.033"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Varirata Nat Park Nr Port Moresby
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, Varirata Nat Park Nr Port Moresby (9° 27' S, 147° 02' E) 14/06/1984 - 14/06/1984, Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9° 27' S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 147° 2' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
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dcterms type PhysicalObject

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 03c472f8-6864-42ed-8fb6-2cdd57872ae1
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903
    Coordinates -9.45,147.033
    Related records
    Record UUID 8b4d39bf-054a-4360-bb53-4af5ba3c4c0e
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903
    Coordinates -9.45,147.033
    Record UUID 85cd6582-b75e-49f8-8e84-be2faa317386
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Hipposideros semoni Matschie, 1903
    Coordinates -9.45,147.033

    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 291.0 frequency
    Species Richness 185.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 74.0 %