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Occurrence record: REPT:R112939

Preserved specimen of Varanus giganteus (Gray, 1845) | Perentie


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Herpetology Collection
Supplied collection code "REPT"
Catalog number R112939
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Skull
Identified by MARYAN,B.
Identified date 2003
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 2003


Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Varanus giganteus
Identified to rank species
Common name Perentie
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Supplied as "Animalia"
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus giganteus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gray, 1845)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Locality Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 200000.0
Terrestrial false
Marine false

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