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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.48170.001

PreservedSpecimen of Bos (Bos) taurus | European Cattle recorded on 2016-06-01


Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalogue Number M.48170.001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2197458; urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.48170.001
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PrePrepDescription: "Cranium and horn sheath (2)"; ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "Dry";
Identified date 2016-8
Sex Male
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Shot
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2016-8


Collecting date 2016-06-01
Supplied date "2016-06"
Sampling protocol Shot
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Bos (Bos) taurus
Supplied scientific name "Bos x taurus africanus Linnaeus, 1758"
Taxon rank species
Common name European Cattle
Supplied common name "Nguni cattle"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Artiodactyla
Family Bovidae
Genus Bos
Species Bos taurus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Linnaeus, 1758
Accepted name usage Bos x taurus africanus Linnaeus, 1758


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Verbatim locality Ex captive (domestic stock)
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Toowoomba, Ex captive (domestic stock) /06/2016 - /06/2016, Dorey, Fran - Australian Museum - Exhibitions(Purchased by), Roux, Dr Gawie(Purchased from), Shot, Accession"; ecatalogue.SqsCityTown: "Toowoomba";

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dcterms:modified 2018/7/31
dcterms:type PhysicalObject

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