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Occurrence record: Mammals:M12691

Preserved specimen of Pseudochirulus herbertensis (Collett, 1884) | Herbert River Ringtail Possum recorded on 1982-07-09
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Dataset

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 Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammals"
Catalog number M12691
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M12691
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin; skull
Record number 1
Sex male
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M12691
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Dataset [urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:4]

Event

Dataset / Survey name ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)  
Occurrence date 1982-07-09
Verbatim event date 09JUL1982
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Pseudochirulus herbertensis
Identified to rank species
Common name Herbert River Ringtail Possum
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Diprotodontia
Family Pseudocheiridae
Genus Pseudochirulus
Species Pseudochirulus herbertensis
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Collett, 1884)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality LONGLANDS GAP, ATHERTON TABLELAND
Habitat
Supplied as "HIGHLAND RAINFOREST"
Latitude -17.4667
Supplied as: "-17.4667"
Longitude 145.4833
Supplied as: "145.4833"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality LONGLANDS GAP, ATHERTON TABLELAND
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.01667
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 2000.0
County not applicable
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Continent Oceania
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Atherton
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HERBERT RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Herberton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 30
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 653
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) HERBERTON
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) HERBERTON - RAVENSHOE
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) HERBERTON TABLELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Other native forest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Regrowth, modified native vegetation

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1880.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 185.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 76.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 843.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 103.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1002.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.8 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 9.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.0 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 21.5 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 18.541666 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.88
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 1128.0 m