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Occurrence record: AVIF:A4978

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Bird Collection
Supplied collection code "AVIF"
Catalogue Number A4978
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:4978
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skin
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
State conservation Western Australia: Vulnerable
Data generalizations Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1939, Month: 04, Day:
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxon rank species
Common name Australasian Bittern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Botaurus
Species Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Chittering (S)
Latitude -31.6
Longitude 116.0
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Coordinates generalised Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality Muchea

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Skin

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow greater than 9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Northern Swan Coastal Plain IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Avon
    NRM Regions 2014 Avon
    NRM Regions 2015 Avon
    NRM Regions 2017 Swan Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Swan Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble removed
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Swan Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Perth
    IBRA 7 Regions Swan Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Perth
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Swan Coastal Plain Scrub and Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: distinctly dry summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    River Regions SWAN COAST-AVON RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Houtman
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Pearce
    Local Government Areas 2011 Chittering (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Chittering
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF CHITTERING
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 24
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 583
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) CHITTERING
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) WHEAT BELT - NORTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PEARCE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PEARCE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MOORA - CHITTERING
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) GINGIN - DANDARAGAN - CHITTERING
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) MUCHEA
    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) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (WA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) AGRICULTURAL REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MOORE, AG
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (WA)
    Statistical Local Areas Chittering (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Perth Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qag
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Western Coastlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Swan Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 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 5849830.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013064973 t/ha
    Potassium 0.03426681 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.7683
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8258
    Endemism 0.022450276
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.022750512
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 1975.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.031295 index
    Species Richness 451.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 2.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6160344
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.24 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 54.360832 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.88819546
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.12479568
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.269167 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.840833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 25.899994 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.7189521
    Aridity index - month max 2.313364
    Aridity index - month min 0.027686713
    Evaporation - annual mean 171.0375 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 17036.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 325.06567 mm
    Evaporation - month min 66.795525 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.34 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 76.37223 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 65.77961 %
    Humidity - month max relative 88.59577 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.82952 %
    Humidity - month min relative 54.90442 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 54.90442 %
    Precipitation - annual 753.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 687.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 63.170395 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -4.3869305
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 361.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8414634
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.18705036
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 155.52237 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 379.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 37.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 24.255 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 18.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.410833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 24.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.19 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 32.07 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.54
    Temperature - warmest month min 16.82 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 204.18529 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 706.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 6.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 32.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 84.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 38.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 147.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 392.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 184.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 249.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 122.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4394.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 330.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3130495 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.18867962 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 27329.127 m
    Remoteness index 1.2444167
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 226.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 146.0 %
    Runoff - average 0.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) -828.8937 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 92.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.41 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 14.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5366666 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.7040495 %
    Clay % 22.483334 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 61.11111 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 2.1133332
    Water holding capacity 22729.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.05166 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 248.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 99.25 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 47.0 m
    Elevation 52.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23506877 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.749115 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.5604374 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1576 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 26.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 65.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 22.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0094 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 54.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2771 NDVI