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Occurrence record: Eggs:E17662

PreservedSpecimen of Haematopus longirostris | Australian Pied Oystercatcher recorded on 1953-06-18


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
Institution code Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "ANWC"
Collection code Australian National Wildlife Collection
Catalog number E17662
Occurrence ID
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations shell
Record number 531
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Collection ID
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name Ey, A.E.
Bibliographic citation E17662
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID
Collection code Eggs
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1953-06-18
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 18.06.1953


Scientific name Haematopus longirostris
Taxon rank species
Common name Australian Pied Oystercatcher
Supplied common name "Pied Oystercatcher"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Haematopodidae
Genus Haematopus
Species Haematopus longirostris
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State / Province Queensland
Locality Whitsunday (R)
Locality Cape Upstart, ca.50km ESE of Ayr
Latitude -19.8636
Longitude 147.8722
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Cape Upstart, ca.50km ESE of Ayr
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Verbatim SRS WGS84
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Marine

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Central & North GBR
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Great Barrier Reef Coast
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Directory of Important Wetlands Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Lucinda-Mackay Coast
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DON RIVER
    River Regions DON RIVER
    Estuary habitat mapping 28489 Elliot River Intertidal Flats
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 12.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Dawson
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Juru People and Ergon Energy ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Whitsunday (R)
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WHITSUNDAY REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 31
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1047
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) COLLINSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOWEN BASIN - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MACKAY - ISAAC - WHITSUNDAY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) DAWSON
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DAWSON
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BOWEN (QLD)
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BOWEN (QLD)
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) GUTHALUNGRA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BURDEKIN
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BURDEKIN
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Whitsunday (R) - Bowen
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous co-managed, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Rainforest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Tropical or sub-tropical rainforest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Chenopod shrublands, samphire shrubs and forblands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure - additional 1.0 $/ha
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5164
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2169
    Endemism 0.0030157284
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.004387229
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 1139.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.197791 index
    Species Richness 234.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.37440658
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month max 1.2474946
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - month min 0.044972822
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - annual mean 171.74069 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month max 226.41467 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 111.106 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 70.5201 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.08875 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.78134 %
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 66.673164 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.9213333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.27207586
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - max difference between successive months 2.4671428 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - min difference between successive months -3.5576375 mm/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - solstice seasonality ratio 9.517903
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.6311955
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - summer or winter season 8.349685
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - wettest month 214.18733 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - annual mean -105.06753 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month max -199.58667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation deficit - month min 42.493332 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - max month precipitation modified 25.531334 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - mean annual precipitation modified 19.900944 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Radiation - min month precipitation modified 14.442666 MJ/m2/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.09578 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.204834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.006653 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coldest month min 14.101334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - coolest month max 25.844 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in max 2.0853271 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max difference in min 3.2713318 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - max month diurnal range 11.742645 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - mean annual diurnal range 9.890943 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in max -2.212677 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min difference in min -3.4686584 degrees C/day
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - min month diurnal range 8.176666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.108 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - warmest month min 24.728666 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 824.1667 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 55.833332 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 91.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 477.66666 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 52.166668 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 487.16666 mm
    Precipitation deficit - annual mean -81.89251 mm
    Precipitation deficit - month max -185.93503 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - coldest quarter (Bio27) 15.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - driest quarter (Bio25) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - highest period (Bio21) 25.6 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - lowest period (Bio22) 14.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 19.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.183334 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - wettest quarter (Bio24) 21.333332 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.05 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0983334
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.266666 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 301.998 km/day
    Wind run - month max 333.79257 km/day
    Wind run - month min 261.2816 km/day
    Wind speed - annual mean 3pm 5.4338737 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am 4.390671 m/s
    Wind speed - annual mean 9am or 3pm 5.5713305 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 3pm 5.9320817 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am 5.21058 m/s
    Wind speed - month max 9am or 3pm 5.9320817 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 3pm 5.0856657 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am 3.8249145 m/s
    Wind speed - month min 9am or 3pm 3.8249145 m/s
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1832.7594 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Water Observations From Space 1.1111112 Percentage
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM -4.0109415 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 1.18 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 7.6699996 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 13.809999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.2655997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.013 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.71 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.52 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.13 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 25.21 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.34 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.71 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 4.9999997E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.77 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.439999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.456352 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09743665 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.78161746 mg/m^3
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - annual mean 0.37496498
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month max 0.9
    2030A1BMk35M: Crop factor - month min 0.044972822
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month max 135.28893 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month mean 57.50793 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water deficit - month min 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - annual mean -1.2885003 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month max -0.02829534 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water potential - month min -1.5 MPa
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - annual mean 33.746845
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month min 4.047554
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - annual mean 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month max 0.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Water surplus - month min 0.0 mm
    Bouguer gravity anomalies 414.3193 Gal
    Bulk density 1.6021163 Mg/m^3
    Calcrete 0.0 presence
    Carbon store pre-European 62.19668 kgC/ha
    Clay % 53.18783 %
    Erosional surfaces - proportion 0.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 8.4 mm/h
    Hydrological conductivity - uncertainty 10.0
    Lithology - age range 23.558666 my
    Lithology - fertility 5.466667 index
    Lithology - mean age 11.779333 my
    Lithology - mean age (log) 0.5796933 log my
    Lithology - mean age range (log) 0.8807233 log my
    Magnetic anomalies -49.0 nT
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43333334
    Moisture Index - coldest quarter mean (Bio35) 0.21666667
    Moisture Index - highest period (Bio29) 0.9583333
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.87
    Moisture Index - lowest period (Bio30) 0.04
    Moisture Index - lowest quarter mean (Bio33) 0.1
    Moisture Index - seasonality (Bio31) 72.0
    Moisture Index - warmest quarter mean (Bio34) 0.71
    Nitrogen - plant-available pre-European 5484.851 kgN/ha
    Nitrogen concentration pre-European 33.76218 mgN kg/H2O
    Nitrogen store pre-European 56.04462 kgN/ha
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Pedality hydrological score 3.6402116
    Phosphorus - plant-available pre-European 10.27671 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus - plant-available total pre-European 727.2848 kgP/ha
    Phosphorus pre-European 6.190858 mgP kg/H2O
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.6402116
    Soils - coarse 0.0 class
    Substrate data reliability 2.0
    Topographic wetness index 4.816558
    Unreliable water retention parameters 36.0
    Water holding capacity 65000.0 mm
    Water holding capacity - plant-available 69.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.39588 Weathering Intensity Index
    Averaged Topographic Relief 70.125 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 1.0 m
    Ridge top flatness 0.0
    Ridge top flatness - proportion 0.0 %
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.49644828 degrees
    Topographic relief 4.764931 m
    Topographic roughness 80.25919 %
    Topographic slope (%) 0.4323123 %
    Valley bottom % 37.5 %
    Valley bottom flatness index 3.988592
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.101 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 12.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0107 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4662 NDVI
    Phenology peak day of year 2002 dry 75.97143 Day
    Phenology peak day of year 2012 wet 60.885715 Day