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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.69928

Preserved specimen of Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783) | Brown Booby recorded on 1960-09-28


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number O.69928
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:3077487","urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.69928"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1960-09-28
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Sula leucogaster
Supplied scientific name "Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Brown Booby
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Sulidae
Genus Sula
Species Sula leucogaster
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Sula leucogaster (Boddaert, 1783)
Scientific name authorship (Boddaert, 1783)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Boddaert, 1783)


Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -16.983
Supplied as: "-16.983"
Longitude 149.133
Supplied as: "149.133"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality South-West Cay, Herald Cays, Coral Sea
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, South-West Cay, Herald Cays, Coral Sea (16° 59' S, 149° 08' E) 28/09/1960 - 28/09/1960, Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 16° 59' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 149° 8' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2016/8/11
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Coral Sea
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Coral Sea
    RAMSAR wetland regions Coral Sea Reserves (Coringa-Herald and Lihou Reefs and Cays)
    IBRA 7 Regions Coral Sea
    IBRA 7 Subregions Coral Sea
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northeast Province
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Coral Sea Marine Park