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  • Herpetology A-90393 MCZ Herpetology
  • Lechriodus melanopyga
  • whole animal (ethanol)
  • New Guinea: Central: 30 km N, 9 km E Port Moresby, Brown River
  • Oceania: Papua New Guinea: Central Province
  • 15/6/1975-15/6/1975 (1975-06-15)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Lechriodus melanopyga (Doria, 1875)
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Lissamphibia Anura Bufonoidea Myobatrachidae Lechriodus melanopyga
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: 30 km N, 9 km E Port Moresby, Brown River
Verbatim Locality: New Guinea: Central Prov.: 30 km N, 9 km E Port Moresby, Brown River
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: -9.2019927° 147.2340619° (Datum: AGD66) , Error: 10.602 km
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 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: 15/6/1975-15/6/1975 (1975-06-15)
Fred Parker
collector number: MCZ FS-F22755
muse location number: ZA90393
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (ethanol) unchecked in collection 1
MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.189

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MCZ Herpetology Amphibia 080851-090500, pg.189