Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.21111.004

Preserved specimen of Nyctimene Borkhausen, 1797 | Common Tube-nosed Fruit Bat recorded on 1988-12-27


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalog number M.21111.004
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2469166; urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.21111.004
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Mammalogy:M.21111.004
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations ecatalogue.PrePrepDescription: "Whole skin"; ecatalogue.PreStorageMedium: "Dry";
Identified by Flannery, Professor Timothy Fridtjof - Macquarie University
Identified date 1992-8
Sex Female
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Date identified 1992-08
Supplied as 1992-8


Occurrence date 1988-12-27
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Nyctimene
Supplied scientific name "Nyctimene albiventer (Gray, 1863)"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Common Tube-nosed Fruit Bat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Chiroptera
Family Pteropodidae
Genus Nyctimene
Species Nyctimene albiventer
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Nyctimene albiventer (Gray, 1863)
Scientific name authorship Borkhausen, 1797
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Gray, 1863)


Country Papua New Guinea
State or Territory West New Britain
Latitude -6.1
Supplied as: "-6.100"
Longitude 150.666
Supplied as: "150.666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system unknown
Verbatim locality Melei near Fullborn
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Papua New Guinea, West New Britain, Melei near Fullborn (6° 06' S, 150° 40' E) 27/12/1988 - 27/12/1988, Ennis, Ms Tish - Australian Museum - Mammalogy(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 6° 6' S
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 150° 40' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty unknown

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Solomons-Vanuatu-Bismarck Moist Forests
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Archipelago
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Britain-New Ireland Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Solomon Sea
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Endemism 0.009050849
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 56.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 1.9735789 index
    Species Richness 12.0 frequency
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 4783.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 1959.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 221.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 681.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 47.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 750.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 765.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 2063.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 254.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 89.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 213.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 246.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 73.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 82.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 544.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 302.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 247.0 degrees C * 10