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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.24960

Preserved specimen of Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867) | White-tailed Uromys recorded on 1985-10-15


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.24960
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:4017788","urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.24960"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Alpin, K  
Supplied as "Alpin, K"
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1985-10-15
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Uromys caudimaculatus
Supplied scientific name "Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)"
Identified to rank species
Common name White-tailed Uromys
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Uromys
Species Uromys caudimaculatus
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
Scientific name authorship (Krefft, 1867)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Krefft, 1867)


Country Papua New Guinea
Latitude -6.15
Supplied as: "-6.15"
Longitude 142.75
Supplied as: "142.75"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Southern Highlands Province, Bobole Village
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, Southern Highlands Province, Bobole Village (6° 09' S, 142° 45' E) 15/10/1985 - 15/10/1985, Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6° 9' S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 142° 45' E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.829166 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 87.0 %