Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Elseya novaeguineae

  • Author and date of publication

    (Meyer, 1874)

  • Preferred Common name

    New Guinea snapping turtle

  • Date Identified

    /01/2015

  • Identified By

    Arthur Georges - University of Canberra; Scott Thomson - Museu de Zoologia da Universidade de São Paulo

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Female

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit Wet

  • Collected By

    Fred Parker

  • Date Visited From

    15/11/1968

  • Date Visited To

    15/11/1968

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Herpetology

  • Collecting Areas

    Herpetology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Papua New Guinea

  • Precise Location

    Western Province, Abam Village, Oriomo River

  • Latitude

    -8.93

  • Longitude

    143.17

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84