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  • Herpetology A-68344 MCZ Herpetology
  • Cophixalus riparius
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Guinea: Kwi
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: New Guinea
  • 11/12/1965-11/12/1965 (1965-12-11)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Cophixalus riparius Zweifel, 1962
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Microhyloidea Microhylidae Cophixalus riparius
Identified by Catalog
Nature of ID: migration
Remarks: Catalog/1995
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Oceania
Country: Papua New Guinea
Island: New Guinea
Specific Locality: New Guinea: Kwi
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.0163043° 145.0513513° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 6.102 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2007-02-07; Source: Map: Royal Australian Survey Corps, Goroka, sheet #7985 (Edition 1) Series T601, 1978. ; and Journal article: F Parker, The Caves of the Porol Ranges‡‡.New Guinea, Occ. Pap.Sydney Speleological Soc, No. 2, 1967, p 20-27.##1:100,000
Coordinate Remarks: "Assume ""Kwi"" is Kwi River or Kwi Valley. F Parker journal article shows location of Kwi River Valley which is drawn but not labeled on Goroka map. Took coordinates from map at middle of the Kwi Valley. Extent measured to ends of the river.#done GBIF"
Collecting Date: 11/12/1965-11/12/1965 (1965-12-11)
Fred S. Parker
collector number: 23356
muse location number: ZA68344
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
size: J ,
  [no agent data], 2008-12-02, MCZ
Remarks: SPEC DESC: Hatchlings; hatched 26.i.66
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 061101-071050, pg.145

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 061101-071050, pg.145