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Specimen Record

ContinentOceania
CountryPapua New Guinea
State/ProvinceWestern Province
LocalityPapua New Guinea: Western: Derongo.
Latitude-5.41180372
Longitude141.11499023
Institution CodeMcz
Collection CodeHerp
Catalog NumberA-132860
Collected ByFred Parker
Date Collected1967-04-06

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAustrochaperina derongo
Higher ClassficationAnimalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Microhyloidea Microhylidae Austrochaperina derongo
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyMicrohylidae
GenusAustrochaperina
Specific Epithetderongo
Scientific Name AuthorsZweifel, 2000
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Type StatusParatype of Austrochaperina derongo
Identified ByRichard G. Zweifel
Catalog NumberA-132860
Other Catalog Numberscollector number=MCZ-FS-Y30067; muse location number=ZA132847
Preparationswhole animal (ethanol)
Individual Count1
Institution CodeMCZ
Collection CodeHerp
Occurrence IDMCZ:Herp:A-132860
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByFred Parker
Collector NumberMCZ-FS-Y30067
Date Collected1967-04-06
Verbatim Date Collected6/4/1967-6/4/1967
Start Day of Year0
Locality
CountryPapua New Guinea
Country CodePG
State / ProvinceWestern Province
Higher GeographyOceania: Papua New Guinea: Western Province
ContinentOceania
LocalityPapua New Guinea: Western: Derongo.
Verbatim LocalityPapua New Guinea: Western Prov.; Derongo.
Decimal Latitude-5.41180372
Decimal Longitude141.11499023
Verbatim Latitude-5.41180372d
Verbatim Longitude141.11499023d
Georeference ProtocolMaNIS/HerpNET/ORNIS Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters2102
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Georeference Remarks"Used coordinates from PNG National Mapping Bureau gazetteer and plotted them onto Ok Tedi map. Coord point coincided with the word ""Derongo"" on the map but no actual village site was indicated. Used gazetteer coordinates in the georef. calculator and the inherent errors used as extent.#done GBIF"
Georeferenced ByCarla H. Kishinami
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-10-31 02:53:43.0
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dwc:georeferenceSourcesGazetteer: PNG National Mapping Bureau database of village names, undated and unpublished, and Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Ok Tedi, sheet #7187 (Ed. 1) Series T 601, 1979.##
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