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

    20/04/2021

  • Identified By

    Dr Kevin C. Rowe - Museums Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Male

  • Stage Or Age

    Sub-Adult

  • Specimen Nature

    Tissue Frozen RNALater RNALater

  • Collected By

    Dr Kevin C. Rowe - Museums Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    KCRoweVIC049

  • Sampling Method

    Elliott trap

  • Date Visited From

    20/04/2021

  • Date Visited To

    20/04/2021

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    DNA Laboratory

  • Collecting Areas

    Tissue and DNA

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    ABSite 0800

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Nearest Named Place

    Alpine National Park

  • Precise Location

    Alpine National Park, 1.0 km south of Native Dog Flat Campground, 1.6 km west of Limestone Road and Cobberas Track junction

  • Minimum Elevation

    1176

  • Maximum Elevation

    1188

  • Latitude

    -36.9056

  • Longitude

    148.089

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    Google Earth

  • Georeference Protocol

    Centroid estimation

  • Georeference By

    Karen K. Roberts