Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Macroderma gigas

  • Preferred Common name

    Ghost Bat

  • Other Common Names

    Australian False Vampire Bat

  • Date Identified

    /10/1983

  • Identified By

    Peter Menkhorst - Arthur Rylah Institute

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Skull Dry

  • Collected By

    K Menkhorst

  • Sampling Method

    salvage

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Mammalogy

  • Collecting Areas

    Mammalogy

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Northern Territory

  • Precise Location

    Kohinoor Mine, Pine Creek

  • Latitude

    -13.8419

  • Longitude

    131.84

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Source

    data provided with specimen(s)

  • Georeference Protocol

    estimated from Google maps

  • Georeference Date

    2017-09-06T00:00:00

  • Georeference By

    Laura E. Cook - Museums Victoria