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  • Herpetology R-100608 MCZ Herpetology
  • Sphenomorphus leptofasciatus
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Sphenomorphus leptofasciatus
  • Mintima [VERBATIM ELEVATION:6000ft]
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: New Guinea
  • 30/4/1967-30/4/1967 (1967-04-30)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Sphenomorphus leptofasciatus (Greer and Parker, 1974)
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Lepidosauromorpha Squamata Sauria Scincidae Sphenomorphus leptofasciatus
Identified by Allen E. Greer, Jr., Fred Parker
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: AGreer&FParker/1974
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Papua New Guinea
Island: New Guinea
Specific Locality: Mintima [VERBATIM ELEVATION:6000ft]
Verbatim Locality: New Guinea:Mintima 6000ft
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -5.9805253° 144.9173441° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 0.402 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2006-03-02; Source: Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Minj, sheet #7886, (Edition 1) Series T601, 1979 ; Gazetteer: PNG National Mapping Bureau database of village names, undated and unpublished ; fallingrain.com gazetteer ; pers com from Bryant Allen.##1:100,000
Coordinate Remarks: "Determined the center point for three sets of coordinates obtained for Mintima: from PNG Nat. Map. Bureau -5.98009867, 144.91698920 AGD 66 ; from fallingrain.com -5.9833, 144.9167 datum unk. ; from B Allen pers com -5.979406, 144.917574 datum unk. Plotted on AGD 66 map - on which Mintima is not labeled - marked center of the three points and figured coords. Extent measured from center point to the circle encompassing all three reference points.#done GBIF"
Collecting Date: 30/4/1967-30/4/1967 (1967-04-30)
Collectors
Fred Parker
Identifiers
collector number: 40070
muse location number: ZR100595
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
Media
 
MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.106

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Media Details
MCZ Herpetology Reptiles 095301-105150, pg.106