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  • Herpetology A-92672 MCZ Herpetology
  • Platymantis magnus
  •    Paratype of Platymantis magnus
  • Papua New Guinea: New Ireland: Utu, 1 km S, 5 km E of Kavieng
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: New Ireland
  • 20/7/1976-20/7/1976 (1976-07-20)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Platymantis magnus Brown and Menzies, 1979
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Platymantis magnus
Kavieng wrinkled ground frog
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Papua New Guinea
Island: New Ireland
Specific Locality: Papua New Guinea: New Ireland: Utu, 1 km S, 5 km E of Kavieng
Verbatim Locality: Papua New Guinea: New Ireland Prov.; Utu, 1 km S, 5 km E. of Kavieng
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -2.5896975° 150.836175° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 0.252 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2007-04-17; Source: Gazetteer: PNG National Mapping Bureau database of village names, undated and unpublished; and Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Kavieng, sheet #9092, (Edition 1) series T601, 1975 and Google Earth 2007##
Coordinate Remarks: "Used coordinates from gazetteer, verified on map. Extent measured on map as half the distance to the next named place. Adjusted WGS84 transformed coordinates to fall on land according to satellite imagery from Google Earth. HBC (MVZ)#done GBIF"
Collecting Date: 20/7/1976-20/7/1976 (1976-07-20)
Collectors
Fred Parker
Identifiers
collector number: MCZ FS-F22923
muse location number: ZA92669
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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.44

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.44