MCZ Kronosaurus Logo

MCZBASE:The Database of the Zoological Collections

Museum of Comparative Zoology - Harvard University

  • Herpetology R-100513 MCZ Herpetology
  • Varanus indicus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Guinea,Kainantu Area
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: New Guinea
  • 10/5/1966-10/5/1966 (1966-05-10)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Varanus indicus (Daudin, 1802)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Varanidae Varanus indicus
Indian Monitor; Indian monitor lizard
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: migration
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Papua New Guinea
Island: New Guinea
Specific Locality: New Guinea,Kainantu Area
Verbatim Locality: New Guinea:Kainantu Area
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.2889492° 145.8623188° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 3.352 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2007-03-21; Source: Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Kainantu, sheet #8085 (Edition 1) Series T601, 1979.##1:100,000
Coordinate Remarks: "Coordinates determined from map at the approximate geographic center of Kainantu. Extent measured as half the distance to Aiyura, the next town of equivalent size.#done GBIF"
Collecting Date: 10/5/1966-10/5/1966 (1966-05-10)
Collectors
JHigginbotham
Identifiers
collector number: 232
muse location number: ZR100513
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.104

text (text/html)
Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.104