Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Mastacomys fuscus

  • Author and date of publication

    Thomas, 1882

  • Preferred Common name

    Broad-toothed Rat

  • Other Common Names

    Broad-toothed Mouse Broad-toothed Mastacomys

  • Date Identified

    20/09/2014

  • Identified By

    Stella Shipway - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Scat Frozen

  • Collected By

    Stella Shipway - Museum Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    Mfuscus2014-SAS005

  • Sampling Method

    visual search

  • Date Visited From

    20/09/2014 9:36 AM

  • Date Visited To

    20/09/2014 10:00 AM

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Tissue and DNA

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    Yarra Ranges N

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    Yarra Ranges National Park

  • Precise Location

    Yarra River, where the Upper Yarra Reservoir turns into the Yarra River, along Road 32, 11.1 km ExSE (113.1°) of Reefton, 8.1 km SE (123.8°) of the Upper Yarra Dam, 14.0 km WxNW (301.5°) of Toorongo

  • Minimum Elevation

    385

  • Maximum Elevation

    385

  • Latitude

    -37.7146

  • Longitude

    145.975

  • Geodetic Datum

    GDA94

  • Georeference Source

    Collector

  • Georeference Protocol

    GPS

  • Georeference Date

    2014-09-20T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Stella Shipway - Museum Victoria