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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.13812

Preserved specimen of Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867) | Giant White-tailed Rat recorded on 1984-05-04
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Dataset

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.13812
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:4005403","urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.13812"]
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Mammalogy:M.13812
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector 1.  Aplin, Ken   2.  Csiro  
Supplied as "Aplin, Dr Ken - CSIRO"
Sex Male
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED

Event

Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:4020374
Occurrence date 1984-05-04
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Uromys caudimaculatus
Supplied scientific name "Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Giant White-tailed Rat
Supplied 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)

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory South Simbu Province
Latitude -6.55
Supplied as: "-6.55"
Longitude 144.833
Supplied as: "144.833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Doido, E side of Mt Karimui
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, South Simbu Province, Doido, E side of Mt Karimui (6° 33' S, 144° 50' E) 04/05/1984 - 04/05/1984, Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6° 33' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 144° 50' E

Additional properties

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

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 2160c8da-9c44-4b08-8a1e-9dd7eafc8b97
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
    Coordinates -6.55,144.833
    Related records
    Record UUID b49d95b0-3bbb-4271-bcdb-7a5e3c1d7cda
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
    Coordinates -6.55,144.833
    Record UUID 6cbc10c8-0163-436f-b0f8-cc10d866ad3e
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
    Coordinates -6.55,144.833
    Record UUID cf91c916-0354-49e1-a809-296048475ef3
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
    Coordinates -6.55,144.833
    Record UUID 5e920586-888d-4733-88f0-1789f4cf1b8a
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Uromys caudimaculatus (Krefft, 1867)
    Coordinates -6.55,144.833

    Additional political boundaries information

    Political
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 1022.0 frequency
    Species Richness 88.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 20.358334 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 88.0 %