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Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC74003

Material Sample of Varanus Merrem, 1820


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection code South Australian Museum Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalog number ABTC74003
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:560202"]
Basis of record Material Sample
Supplied basis "MaterialSample"
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Occurrence status PRESENT
Relationship of resource same individual
Disposition in collection


Event ID
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED


Scientific name Varanus
Supplied scientific name "Varanus timorensis (Gray, 1831)"
Taxon rank genus
Supplied as "species"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Varanidae
Genus Varanus
Species Varanus timorensis
Match type higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Merrem, 1820


Country Indonesia
State or Territory Timor
Latitude -9.975
Supplied as: "-9.9750"
Longitude 124.0
Supplied as: "124.0000"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Camplong
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 09 58 30 S
Marine false
Country code ID
Verbatim longitude 124 00 00 E

Additional properties

blocked no
material sample type tissue
preparation type Blood
preservation temperature -70 degrees Celsius
preservation type Frozen
related resource catalog number WAM:REPT:R101564

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    Additional political boundaries information

    World Country Boundaries Indonesia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 72.0 %