Occurrence record: 77466c4e-bd80-4d09-997c-54b84b35ae4a

Human observation of Hemiopsida W.J. Macleay, 1872 recorded on 2023-03-17


Data partner Questagame
Data resource Earth Guardians Weekly Feed
Record type Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Identified by 1.  Popcorn (Low)   2.  Greg McCroary (Low)   3.  Torchic (Medium)   4.  Quester003 (Low)   5.  Midge (Medium)   6.  CtM (Medium)   7.  Lukeenright123 (Medium)   8.  palind (Low)  
Collector nhr | questagame.com  
Supplied as " nhr | questagame.com"
Record number questagame-554988
License CC-BY-NC 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Occurrence remarks Subspecies of a canine native to Southern Africa. Pack of about 8 lying in dappled shade during the heat of the day. Very difficult to spot and almost impossible to get a decent photo. Excellent camouflage!These dogs have strong social bonds and structures. The dominant male and female in a pack generally monopolize breeding. Listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List since 1990.
Identification verification status Challenge ID?


Occurrence date 2023-03-17
Supplied date "2023-03-16T16:12:00+0000"
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Hemiopsida
Supplied scientific name "Lycaon pictus (Temminck 1820)"
Identified to rank genus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Coleoptera
Family Eucnemidae
Genus Hemiopsida
Scientific name ID 5219317
Name match metric higherMatch
Taxon remarks Mammals
Scientific name authorship W.J. Macleay, 1872
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country South Africa
Latitude -24.4
Supplied as: "-24.4"
Longitude 31.7
Supplied as: "31.7"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Marine false
Country Code ZA

Additional properties

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    World Country Boundaries South Africa

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 22.0 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %