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  • Herpetology A-92723 MCZ Herpetology
  • Rana
  • Papua New Guinea: Central: Brown River, 30 km N, 9 km E Port Moresby
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: Central Province
  • 17/8/1976-17/8/1976 (1976-08-17)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Rana Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Ranoidea Ranidae Rana
Brown Frogs; true frogs
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Papua New Guinea
State/Province: Central Province
Specific Locality: Papua New Guinea: Central: Brown River, 30 km N, 9 km E Port Moresby
Verbatim Locality: Papua New Guinea: Central Prov.; Brown River, 30 km N, 9 km E. Port Moresby
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -9.2019927° 147.2340619° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 10.602 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2004-10-06; Source: Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Port Moresby, sheet #8379 (Edition 1), Series T601, 1978.##1:100,000
Coordinate Remarks: "Assume distance from Port Moresby to Brown River is via the Hiritano Hwy. Assume locality is at the Brown River regardless of the distance given from Port Moresby. Coords were taken at the point where the Hiritano Hwy crosses the Brown River. On the map, using straight line measurement, the coordinate point is 27 km (16.9 mi) N and 2 km (1.25 mi) E of the georeferenced center of Port Moresby. The extent of Port Moresby is 10.5 km (6.6 mi) .#done Herpnet"
Collecting Date: 17/8/1976-17/8/1976 (1976-08-17)
Collectors
Fred Parker
Identifiers
collector number: MCZ FS-F23109
muse location number: ZA92721
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.45

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 090501-100000, pg.45