Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Rattus rattus

  • Author and date of publication

    (Linnaeus, 1758)

  • Preferred Common name

    Black Rat

  • Other Common Names

    Roof rat

  • Date Identified

    07/09/2013

  • Identified By

    Phoebe Burns - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Stage Or Age

    Adult

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue Frozen ethanol 70% ethanol 70%

  • Expedition Name

    Phoebe Burns Grampians Sep-Dec 2013

  • Collected By

    Phoebe Burns - Museum Victoria, Dr Kevin C. Rowe - Museums Victoria, Ms Kara A. Joshi - Museum Victoria

  • Sampling Method

    Elliott trap

  • Date Visited From

    6/09/2013

  • Date Visited To

    9/09/2013

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Tissue and DNA

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    SB03

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    Grampians National Park

  • Precise Location

    Grampians National Park, Victoria Range, off management track near Bullawin Road

  • Minimum Elevation

    399

  • Maximum Elevation

    474

  • Latitude

    -37.4943;-37.4927;-37.4943

  • Longitude

    142.25;142.248;142.25

  • Geodetic Datum

    GDA94

  • Georeference Source

    Collector

  • Georeference Protocol

    GARMIN GPSmap 62s

  • Georeference By

    Phoebe Burns - Museum Victoria