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Occurrence record: Bird:T2614

Preserved specimen of Pezoporus occidentalis (Gould, 1861) | Night Parrot

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
Supplied institution code "MAGNT"
Collection Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory Bird Collection
Supplied collection code "Bird"
Catalog number T2614
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:MAGNT:Bird:T2614
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations egg
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Data generalizations Record is Australia in Endangered. Generalised to 10km by Birds Australia.
State conservation Northern Territory:

Event

Occurrence date Year: 1983, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1983 
Date precision YEAR

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pezoporus occidentalis
Identified to rank species
Common name Night Parrot
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Psittaciformes
Family Psittacidae
Genus Pezoporus
Species Pezoporus occidentalis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Gould, 1861)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Supplied as: "NT"
Latitude -19.4
Supplied as: "-19.4"
Longitude 132.6
Supplied as: "132.6"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "not recorded"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Coordinates generalised Due to sensitivity concerns, the coordinates of this record have been generalised: "Record is Australia in Endangered. Generalised to 10km by Birds Australia.".
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

Class Aves
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Great Sandy-Tanami-Central Ranges Desert
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Managed resource protected areas
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Territory
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Paleo
    IBRA 6 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Tanami P1
    IBRA 7 Regions Tanami
    IBRA 7 Subregions Tanami Desert
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Great Sandy-Tanami Desert
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (winter drought)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Hummock grassland (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    River Regions VICTORIA RIVER-WISO
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lingiari
    Local Government Areas 2011 Barkly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tableland
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BARKLY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 321
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 506
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LINGIARI
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ELLIOTT SURROUNDS - OUTSTATIONS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TENNANT CREEK
    PSMA Localities (2018) TANAMI EAST
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (NT)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKLY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKLY
    PSMA States (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NT)
    PSMA Wards (2018) PATTA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Barkly (S) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Wiso Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Barkly-Tanami Plains Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tanami Sandplain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Hummock grasslands
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Residual
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.0309905E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3543
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Endemism 0.011462687
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011462687
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.6931472 index
    Species Richness 2.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.10076905
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 181.49 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 31.080833 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 0.54 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.616769
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.60695267
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 35.1225 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.100834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.690002 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.09706723
    Aridity index - month max 0.34360713
    Aridity index - month min 0.008090892
    Evaporation - annual mean 290.09036 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 9639.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 374.89154 mm
    Evaporation - month min 184.8992 mm
    Evaporation - variability 39.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 57.917904 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 43.572983 %
    Humidity - month max relative 67.29474 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 49.27442 %
    Humidity - month min relative 37.83714 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 37.83714 %
    Precipitation - annual 360.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 417.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 30.25 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 6.6904764
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6865672
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 116.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.44680852
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 223.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 98.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 287.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 22.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 15.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 33.06167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 26.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 18.2775 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 36.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 9.58 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 38.37 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.63
    Temperature - warmest month min 24.37 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 38.9 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 31.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 31.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 161.08795 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 415.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 2.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 13.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 99.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 187.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 105.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 258.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 284.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 102.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4774.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 386.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 302.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14999999 degrees
    Distance - to coast 5.172939 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.14999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 1.2423365 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 442887.16 m
    Remoteness index 17.078701
    Fire
    Fire - time since last 2.0 years
    Fire frequency 2.0 frequency
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 56.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 305.0 %
    Runoff - average 244.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 34.993057
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 142.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 5.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1362963 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.058883168 %
    Clay % 6.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 300.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.29
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.8 m
    Soil pedality 1.5925926
    Water holding capacity 46000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 30.924643
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.81668 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 271.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 11.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 247.0 m
    Elevation 246.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
    Topographic relief 0.3762512 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.02345144 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1529 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 53.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 33.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 14.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.011 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 27.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2797 NDVI