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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.49404.001

PreservedSpecimen of Thylacinus cynocephalus | Thylacine recorded on 1866


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.49404.001
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2332782; urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.49404.001
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations ecatalogue.PrePrepDescription: "Cast"; ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "Dry";
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1866
Date precision Day
Event ID


Scientific name Thylacinus cynocephalus
Supplied scientific name "Thylacinus cynocephalus (Harris, 1808)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Thylacine
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Dasyuromorphia
Family Thylacinidae
Genus Thylacinus
Species Thylacinus cynocephalus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Harris, 1808)
Accepted name usage Thylacinus cynocephalus (Harris, 1808)


Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "1866 - 1866, Field Collected - Terrestrial";

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