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  • Herpetology A-80002 MCZ Herpetology
  • Oxydactyla alpestris
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  •    Paratype of Oxydactyla alpestris
  • New Guinea: Mt Kerigomna
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: New Guinea
  • 13/11/1965-13/11/1965 (1965-11-13)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Oxydactyla alpestris Zweifel, 2000
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Microhyloidea Microhylidae Oxydactyla alpestris
Identified by Richard G. Zweifel
Nature of ID: type ID
Remarks: Zweifel/5-22-00
Sphenophryne brevicrus
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Microhyloidea Microhylidae Sphenophryne brevicrus
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: Mt Kerigomna
Verbatim Locality: New Guinea: Mt. Kerigomna
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -6.0027173° 145.118018° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 5.602 km
Carla H. Kishinami; 2007-02-06; 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: "Took coordinates at the peak on the map marked ""Mount Kerigomna (tower)"". Extent measured to just N of Tuna Pass, the position of which is found in the F Parker journal article.#done GBIF"
Collecting Date: 13/11/1965-13/11/1965 (1965-11-13)
Fred S. Parker
collector number: MCZ FS-26489
muse location number: ZA80001
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 071051-080850, pg.180

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