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Occurrence record: Herpetology:J49806

PreservedSpecimen of Dermochelys coriacea | leatherback turtle recorded on 1989-08-13

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection Queensland Museum Amphibians and Reptiles
Supplied collection code "Herpetology"
Catalogue Number J49806
Other catalogue numbers 1950460
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Herpetology:J49806
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Skeletal parts Skull
Collector urn:qm.qld.gov.au:collector:56 1629 34940 3460
Sex Male
License CC-BY
State conservation Queensland: Endangered wildlife
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1989-08-13
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Dermochelys coriacea
Taxon rank species
Common name leatherback turtle
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Testudines
Family Dermochelyidae
Genus Dermochelys
Species Dermochelys coriacea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1766)

Geospatial

Country Australia
Supplied as "23"
State or Territory Queensland
Supplied as: "4"
Local government area Redland (C)
Locality North Stradbroke Is, Frenchmans Beach
Latitude -27.429722
Longitude 153.542222
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50.0
Biome Terrestrial

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands North Stradbroke Island
    NRM Regions 2010 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South East Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South East Queensland
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East Queensland
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Coastal Lowlands
    IBRA 7 Regions South Eastern Queensland
    IBRA 7 Subregions Sunshine Coast-Gold Coast Lowlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Warmer and wetter end of the warm, wet sub-tropical climates
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 STRADBROKE ISLAND
    River Regions STRADBROKE ISLAND
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 20662 Moreton Bay Barrier/back-barrier
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 71
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Bowman
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Quandamooka State ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Redland (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Redland Bal
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 REDLAND CITY
    National Native Title Register (NNTR, Determinations of Native Title) - boundaries and core attributes Quandamooka People #1
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Quandamooka People #1 QCD2011/001
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 57
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 3431
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) GREATER BRISBANE
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) REDLAND ISLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) CLEVELAND - STRADBROKE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BRISBANE - EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BOWMAN
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BOWMAN
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) REDLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) REDLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) BRISBANE
    PSMA Localities (2018) POINT LOOKOUT
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) BOUNDED LOCALITY
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 500 OR MORE
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) BRISBANE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) CLEVELAND
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) CLEVELAND
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) POINT LOOKOUT (L)
    Statistical Local Areas Redland (C) Bal
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Proserpine Region
    Surface Geology of Australia -Rf
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Moreton Lowland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present Sea and estuaries

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 7605171.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4682
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.5626
    Endemism 0.028110545
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.03667943
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 23.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 16401.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.310579 index
    Species Richness 3004.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 1.0069089
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 73.85286 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 122.202385 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 39.622856 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.43190354
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.3095965
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.59274 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 18.767738 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.525726 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual 1537.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1536.75 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 289.5 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 9.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 195.75 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 453.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 47.75 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 551.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.225 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.925 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.175001 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.675 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.05 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 6.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.05 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.43 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.0425
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 28.45 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.925 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.25 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 324.14337 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.058309518 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.0 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.3244996 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.058309518 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1160.5266 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.8264463 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.596807 Pascals
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 17.400942 m
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.85999995 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.4372997 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.3 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.014 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.98999995 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.53 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.41 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 23.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.239998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.13 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.0013 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 20.0 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 25.99 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 23.509434 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.05334447 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.28142273 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 49.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.67 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4215477 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6436156 %
    Clay % 30.327381 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 53.333332 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.8825
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.25 index
    Soil depth 0.675 m
    Soil pedality 2.8154762
    Water holding capacity 42000.0 mm
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.74831 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 215.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 152.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 70.0 m
    Elevation 69.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.0074854 degrees
    Topographic relief 66.16745 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.891031 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2038 EVI
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 90.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 10.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3369 NDVI