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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.19456

Preserved specimen of MACROPODIDAE recorded on 1987-08-21


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.19456
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:4011673","urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.19456"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector 1.  Flannery, T.   2.  Ennis, T.  
Supplied as "T Flannery, T Ennis"
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1987-08-21
Date precision DAY


Scientific name MACROPODIDAE
Supplied scientific name "Dorcopsis atrata"
Identified to rank family
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Family Macropodidae
Genus Dorcopsis
Species Dorcopsis atrata
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Dorcopsis atrata
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory Milne Bay Province
Latitude -9.333
Supplied as: "-9.333"
Longitude 150.266
Supplied as: "150.266"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Boulder Camp, Goodenough Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, Milne Bay Province, Boulder Camp, Goodenough Island (9° 20' S, 150° 16' E) 21/08/1987 - 21/08/1987, Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 9° 20' S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 150° 16' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2012/3/2
dcterms type PhysicalObject

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 561.0 frequency
    Species Richness 223.0 frequency
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 23.154167 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 77.0 %