Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M.49303.004

Preserved specimen of Trichomesia Pascoe, 1859 | Pygmy Hippopotamus recorded on 2009-08-28


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.49303.004
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:2366084; urn:catalog:AM:Mammalogy:M.49303.004
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Mammalogy:M.49303.004
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Sex Male
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Sampling protocol Found dead


Occurrence date 2009-08-28
Sampling protocol Found dead
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Trichomesia
Supplied scientific name "Choeropsis liberiensis (Morton, 1849)"
Identified to rank genus
Common name Pygmy Hippopotamus
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Supplied as "Chordata"
Class Insecta
Supplied as "Mammalia"
Order Coleoptera
Supplied as "Artiodactyla"
Family Cerambycidae
Supplied as "Hippopotamidae"
Genus Trichomesia
Supplied as "Choeropsis"
Species Choeropsis liberiensis
Name match metric higherMatch
Accepted name Choeropsis liberiensis (Morton, 1849)
Scientific name authorship Pascoe, 1859
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Morton, 1849)


Verbatim locality Ex captive (captive bred at Taronga Zoo)
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Ex captive (captive bred at Taronga Zoo) 28/08/2009 - 28/08/2009, Taronga Zoo(Presenter), Found dead, Accession";
Terrestrial false
Marine false

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