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  • Herpetology A-88831 MCZ Herpetology
  • Litoria nasuta
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Guinea: Central: Brown River, 16 m N, 5 m E of Port Moresby
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: Central Province
  • 25/2/1974-25/2/1974 (1974-02-25)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Litoria nasuta (Gray, 1842)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Hylidae Litoria nasuta
Rocket frog
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: New Guinea: Central: Brown River, 16 m N, 5 m E of Port Moresby
Verbatim Locality: New Guinea: Central Dist.: Brown River, 16 m N, 5 m E of Port Moresby
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -9.2019927° 147.2340619° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 6.623 mi
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 ""m"" is miles, not meters or kilometers. 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: 25/2/1974-25/2/1974 (1974-02-25)
Fred S. Parker
collector number: MCZ FS-F14365
muse location number: ZA88831
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked unknown 1
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.158

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.158