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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B44740

Preserved specimen of Aplonis (Lamprocorax) metallica (Temminck, 1824) | Metallic Starling recorded on 1947-04-19

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number B44740
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:782881
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Egg clutch
Collector Platten, G. J
Supplied as "Platten, G J"
License CC-BY
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 1947-04-19
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aplonis (Lamprocorax) metallica
Supplied scientific name "Aplonis metallica nitida (G.R. Gray, 1858)"
Identified to rank species
Common name Metallic Starling
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Sturnidae
Genus Aplonis
Species Aplonis metallica
Name match metric higherMatch
Infraspecific epithet nitida
Scientific name authorship (Temminck, 1824)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Supplied as "Papua New Guines"
State or Territory Bismark Group
Latitude -2.515742
Supplied as: "-2.515742"
Longitude 150.258019
Supplied as: "150.258019"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Kavibanglik Island
Coordinate precision 0.000001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 02 30 57 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code PG
Verbatim longitude 150 15 29 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Solomons-Vanuatu-Bismarck Moist Forests
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Archipelago
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Britain-New Ireland Lowland Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bismarck Sea
    Political
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.008605433
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 30.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.8125445 index
    Species Richness 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 19.4875 °C
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 3401.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 674.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 617.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 22.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 940.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 391.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1050.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 82.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 216.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 87.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 269.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 298.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 259.0 degrees C * 10