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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B3605

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "TMAG"
Collection Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Vertebrate Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number B3605
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:TMAG:Ornithology:B3605
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Mooney, N. Nick
Supplied as "Nick Mooney (N.P.W.S.)"
Sex Male
License CC-BY
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1980, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1980 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxon rank species
Common name Australasian Bittern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Botaurus
Species Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Local government area Southern Midlands (M)
Locality Lake Dulverton
Latitude -42.31
Longitude 147.38
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "AGD66"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Lake Dulverton
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Lake Dulverton
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Lake Dulverton
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Lake Dulverton
    Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Dulverton
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 South
    NRM Regions 2014 South
    NRM Regions 2015 South
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions South East
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian South East
    IBRA 7 Subregions South East
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DERWENT RIVER
    River Regions DERWENT RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Southern Midlands (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Southern Midlands
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SOUTHERN MIDLANDS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTHERN MIDLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CENTRAL HIGHLANDS (TAS.)
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) SOUTHERN MIDLANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) OATLANDS
    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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) PROSSER
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Southern Midlands (M)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 East Tasmanian Hills
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Ephemeral and Permanent Water Features
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes and lagoons
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3022633.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4795
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.009399462
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.010604731
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2867
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 10862.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.1819 index
    Species Richness 932.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.52247727
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 40.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.655 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.77 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1767254
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17511192
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 16.636667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 5.650833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.169983 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.85868794
    Aridity index - month max 2.149308
    Aridity index - month min 0.26216498
    Evaporation - annual mean 82.74919 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 10255.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 160.20447 mm
    Evaporation - month min 21.402237 mm
    Evaporation - variability 5.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.126816 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 74.58075 %
    Humidity - month max relative 95.465454 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 87.14505 %
    Humidity - month min relative 60.72214 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 60.72214 %
    Precipitation - annual 661.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 515.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 47.44124 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.05284014
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 127.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 40.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1067762
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10599418
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 124.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 150.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 15.03 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 10.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.1566668 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 20.425964 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.33 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 5.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.13 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.24
    Temperature - warmest month min 7.92 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 22.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 145.55078 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 555.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 142.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 13.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 159.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 104.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3438.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 214.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.4876474 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 24913.219 m
    Remoteness index 4.74
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1920.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 75.0 %
    Runoff - average 31.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 38.392857 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 2.2 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 78.75699
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 72.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.19 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 22.0 %
    Bulk density 1.625994 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 2.561805 %
    Clay % 37.80271 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.61
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 1.05 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.1168675
    Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.90577 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 223.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 173.04167 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 402.0 m
    Elevation 399.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 1.1580366 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.35214 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.036157 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0986 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 34.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 47.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0201 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4375 NDVI