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Occurrence record: Mammals:M13243

Preserved specimen of Rattus norvegicus (Berkenhout, 1769) | Brown Rat recorded on 1986-04-08

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 M13243
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Mammals:M13243
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations skull
Sex female
License CC-BY
Rights holder CSIRO
Establishment means wild location
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Bibliographic citation M13243
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

Occurrence date 1986-04-08
Verbatim event date 08APR1986
Dataset / Survey name [ANWC general pre-Nagoya (12/10/2014)]
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Rattus norvegicus
Identified to rank species
Common name Brown Rat
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Rattus
Species Rattus norvegicus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Berkenhout, 1769)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality Werribee sewerage farm
Latitude -37.9333
Supplied as: "-37.9333"
Longitude 144.65
Supplied as: "144.65"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality WERRIBEE SEWERAGE FARM
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
Supplied as 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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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Show/Hide 90 passed properties
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Irrigated pastures and cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Otway Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions South East Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Otway Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia 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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 WERRIBEE RIVER
    River Regions WERRIBEE RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lalor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wyndham (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wyndham - South
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WYNDHAM CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 13
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2218
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER MELBOURNE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WERRIBEE - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WYNDHAM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MELBOURNE - WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LALOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LALOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) WYNDHAM - ALTONA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WERRIBEE - WHYNDAM VALE
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) COCOROC
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) MELBOURNE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WERRIBEE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) IRAMOO WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Wyndham (C) - South
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Otway Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Plains
    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 Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    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 - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3839264.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.2854
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.6883
    Endemism 0.010517085
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0127765
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
    Migratory species (2008) 10.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 70438.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.112536 index
    Species Richness 1561.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.3969755
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 37.565 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 26.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2413731
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23915453
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 21.0175 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.226666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 21.330017 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.52435833
    Aridity index - month max 1.0497237
    Aridity index - month min 0.17663012
    Evaporation - annual mean 110.51804 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11535.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 203.81575 mm
    Evaporation - month min 36.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.24 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.63665 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.95696 %
    Humidity - month max relative 92.03802 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.566505 %
    Humidity - month min relative 66.12148 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 66.12148 %
    Precipitation - annual 513.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 503.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 43.333332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.015444015
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 119.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.201613
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 16.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 109.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 154.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 44.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.916666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.885 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.700012 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.91 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.0 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 10.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.26
    Temperature - warmest month min 13.31 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 26.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 14.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 195.28323 km/day
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 8.7375 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 542.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 129.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 113.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 145.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 199.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 53.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3596.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 252.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.05 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.072111025 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 2126.2185 m
    Remoteness index 0.11845398
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 616.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 117.0 %
    Runoff - average 355.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 61.30872
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 87.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6377465 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1490155 %
    Clay % 45.156338 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 45.555557 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.74
    Nutrient status 1.75 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.5549295
    Water holding capacity 29000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 75.59029
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.48639 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 150.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 32.458332 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 7.0 m
    Elevation 7.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.28985795 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.009818 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1654296 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4034 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 56.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 41.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.023 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6497 NDVI