Preserved specimen of Acanthiza (Acanthiza) katherina | Mountain Thornbill


Data provider Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Data resource GBIF records
Institution Supplied institution code "MVZ"
Catalogue number 181089
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Alex S. Anderson
Collector Anderson, S. Alex
Supplied as "Alex S. Anderson"
Rights none
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Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 1 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License other
State conservation Least concern wildlife,Least concern wildlife
Occurrence status present
Collection Code Bird
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided



Scientific name Acanthiza (Acanthiza) katherina
Supplied scientific name "Acanthiza katherina"
Taxon rank species
Common name Mountain Thornbill
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Acanthizidae
Genus Acanthiza
Species Acanthiza katherina
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Higher geography Australia
Country Australia
State or territory Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Spec Uplands subregion, site SUAC3
Latitude -19.0072351111
Longitude 146.1727017778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum elevation in metres 899
Maximum elevation in metres 899
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

bibliographic citation MVZ Bird Catalog
dataset name Arctos
rights holder MVZ Bird Catalog

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    Basis of record not supplied Passed
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    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
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    Data are generalised Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
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    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Min and max altitude reversed Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
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    Habitat incorrect for species Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Suspected outlier Passed
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 11388976-4e81-4ca8-9c6e-406d7c5f6038
    Data Resource GBIF records
    Raw Scientific Name Acanthiza katherina
    Coordinates -19.0072351111,146.1727017778
    Collector [Anderson, S. Alex]
    Related records
    Record UUID 55038b79-370a-449d-919d-b13044b77a32
    Data Resource GBIF records
    Raw Scientific Name Acanthiza katherina
    Coordinates -19.0072351111,146.1727017778
    Collector [Anderson, S. Alex]
    Comments Collectors were identical
    Occurrence was compared without date
    Coordinates were identical

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