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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0237

PreservedSpecimen of Egretta novaehollandiae | White-faced Heron recorded on 1970-10-16

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number QVM:2006:2:0237
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0237
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1970-10-16
Supplied as year:1970  month:10  day:16 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Egretta novaehollandiae
Supplied scientific name "Egretta novaehollandiae"
Taxon rank species
Common name White-faced Heron
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Egretta
Species Egretta novaehollandiae
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 Tasmania
Locality Ansons Bay
Latitude -41.05
Longitude 148.28333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0237

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Ansons Bay
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Ansons Bay
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Ansons Bay
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Flinders
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Flinders
    IBRA 7 Regions Furneaux
    IBRA 7 Subregions Flinders
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    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 (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 EAST COAST
    River Regions EAST COAST
    Marine
    Estuary habitat mapping 29888 Ansons Bay Flood- and Ebb-tide Delta
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 4.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BREAK O'DAY COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bass Coastal Platforms
    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) Water
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Naturally bare - sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Naturally bare, sand, rock, claypan, mudflat
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Unclassified native vegetation
    Vegetation types - present Unclassified native vegetation

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8416
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6747
    Endemism 0.009897557
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.011052659
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Occurrence Density 3431.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8934083 index
    Species Richness 810.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8422364
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.57 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 57.69583 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 31.3 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0235809
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.023440251
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.485834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.713333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 15.73999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 1.0151929
    Aridity index - month max 2.2859743
    Aridity index - month min 0.2940218
    Evaporation - annual mean 94.898506 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 169.9862 mm
    Evaporation - month min 33.853306 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.36 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 86.13102 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.277214 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.576866 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 82.052826 %
    Humidity - month min relative 75.00453 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 75.00453 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 752.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 68.85371 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.21939717
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 213.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 49.97965 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 158.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0239356
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 15.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 161.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 87.348335 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 20.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 216.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 20.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.135 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.676666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.33667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 15.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.86 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.49 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 21.41 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.96
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 21.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.4 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 146.82413 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.04 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 1002.82904 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 97.01492 Percentage
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 5.68 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 1.04 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2249 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.0 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.94 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.48 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.309998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 14.049999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.19 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect -0.31 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 0.0 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.5199995 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 17.199999 100 x degrees C
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    Bulk density 1.632924 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 50.12633 %
    Clay % 39.4693 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 13.125 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.74
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 3.1929824
    Water holding capacity 50000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.73199 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.541668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 4.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.025221081 degrees
    Topographic relief 5.573311 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.3339937 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.139 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 19.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 17.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5029 NDVI