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Occurrence record: Birds:B51545

Preserved specimen of Sternula albifrons (Pallas, 1764) | Little Tern recorded on 2006-11-05
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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 "Birds"
Catalog number B51545
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Birds:B51545
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skin; wing
Sex female
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Associated occurrences This record has 5 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation B51545
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Associated records REPRESENTATIVE
Dataset / Survey name [2006 Cape York Peninsula Queensland October and November]
Dataset [urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:68]

Event

Dataset / Survey name 2006 Cape York Peninsula Queensland October and November  
Occurrence date 2006-11-05
Verbatim event date 05NOV2006
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Sternula albifrons
Identified to rank species
Common name Little Tern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Sternula
Species Sternula albifrons
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Pallas, 1764)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality AURUKUN REGION, S OF WEIPA, CAPE YORK PENINSULA; RIVER MOUTH BAY, W OF AURUKUN TOWNSHIP
Habitat
Supplied as "BEACH HEADLANDS/SAND SPITS"
Latitude -13.3333
Supplied as: "-13.3333"
Longitude 141.65
Supplied as: "141.65"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality AURUKUN REGION, S OF WEIPA, CAPE YORK PENINSULA
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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    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 1c13dc21-1f76-41ac-9841-f59829e913b1
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65
    Related records
    Record UUID aad2187b-8113-4260-8ee7-dec47309203d
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65
    Record UUID fb2c5297-7692-4c83-80cc-2601f8a39137
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65
    Record UUID be00be29-c45b-456d-91bf-d02e6804804d
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65
    Record UUID 78d05637-83f9-4ebd-813f-e8bcaf0a571d
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65
    Record UUID 3e5ed9e1-47ae-493d-916f-cf58a27f93bd
    Data Resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Sternula albifrons
    Coordinates -13.3333,141.65

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Arafura Sea Gulf of Carpenteria
    NRM Regions 2010 Cape York
    NRM Regions 2017 Cape York
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Cape York
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northern Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions West Cape York
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 COOK SHIRE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) COOK

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1779.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 133.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 520.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 142.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 1367.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 16.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.7 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 24.6 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.62 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.57
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.6 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.1 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.2 degrees C
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0