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Occurrence record: Birds:B31032

PreservedSpecimen of Corcorax melanorhamphos | White-winged Chough recorded on 1999-05-08

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 code Australian National Wildlife Collection
Catalog number B31032
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Birds:B31032
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations skin; tissues: LIVER HEART CRYOFROZEN
Sex female
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name 1999 NSW to North Queensland May
Bibliographic citation B31032
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:83
Collection code Birds
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1999-05-08
Supplied as year:1999  month:05  day:08 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 08MAY1999

Taxonomy

Scientific name Corcorax melanorhamphos
Taxon rank species
Common name White-winged Chough
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Corcoracidae
Genus Corcorax
Species Corcorax melanorhamphos
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State / Province New South Wales
Locality Moree Plains (A)
Locality 25 KM NE OF MOREE
Habitat MIXED CASUARINA/EUCALYPT REGROWTH
Latitude -29.3061
Longitude 149.9767
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality 25 KM NE OF MOREE
Water body not applicable
Island not applicable
Island group not applicable
Location remarks confident in available location data
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 2000.0
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume WGS84 for Australia
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty confident in available location data

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Other minimal uses
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Gwydir Alluvium (GS24)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys BORDER RIVERS
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
    NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
    NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North West NSW
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Outwash
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt South
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Outwash
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions BORDER RIVERS
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Tweed-Moreton
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Parkes
    Local Government Areas 2011 Moree Plains (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Moree Plains
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MOREE PLAINS SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
    NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 22
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 937
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE - NARRABRI
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MOREE PLAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOREE PLAINS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MOREE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Moree Plains (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qrc
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Other Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Casuarina and Allocasuarina open woodlands with a tussock grass understorey
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Tussock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Tussock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013856 t/ha
    Potassium 0.018327 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6075
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7066
    Endemism 0.0022034682
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002318398
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 236.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4345737 index
    Species Richness 115.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.29669657
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 65.81 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 45.311665 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 22.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0615124
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.060994152
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.613333 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.141666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.299988 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3025568
    Aridity index - month max 0.5787348
    Aridity index - month min 0.21439847
    Evaporation - annual mean 177.4468 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 13092.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 292.838 mm
    Evaporation - month min 68.3 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 73.99415 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.749187 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.60696 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.568344 %
    Humidity - month min relative 49.040546 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.040546 %
    Precipitation - annual 558.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 610.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 47.083332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 31.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.090164
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 35.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08943089
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 226.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 71.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 226.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 26.283333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.444167 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.26 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.58 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
    Temperature - warmest month min 18.93 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 151.2513 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 601.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 29.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 111.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 28.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 214.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 75.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 214.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 191.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 301.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 35.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 144.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 115.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5667.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 336.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 260.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.1421267 degrees
    Distance - to coast 3.276049 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17492855 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.1421267 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 176952.67 m
    Remoteness index 6.0903387
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 7.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 263.0 %
    Runoff - average 1621.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 43.31233
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 127.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.23 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 53.0 %
    Bulk density 1.451499 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.87956 %
    Clay % 53.43224 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 1.1083333 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.32
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.49
    Nutrient status 1.55 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.9836755
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 52.086132
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.44168 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 314.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 20.583334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 217.0 m
    Elevation 217.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.26976618 degrees
    Topographic relief 3.212021 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1852525 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2008 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 40.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 59.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 28.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0121 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.8 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 28.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4553 NDVI