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Occurrence record: Ornithology:BE7834

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number BE7834
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ornithology:PreservedSpecimen:BE7834
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Egg | Dry
Collector UNKNOWN OR ANONYMOUS
Supplied as "Unknown"
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Owner institution code NMV
State conservation Victoria: Endangered
Rightsholder Museums Victoria
Language en
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID Ornithology
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1931, Month: 01, Day:
Supplied as year:1931  month:1 
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Aves | Ciconiiformes | Ardeidae
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
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia | Victoria
Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Ballarat (C)
Locality Cockpits Swamp
Latitude -37.48
Longitude 143.67
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Cockpits Swamp
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol AMG conversion, collection or Gazetteer
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality Burrumbeet

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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
    GER Central Victorial Biolinks GER Central Victorial Biolinks
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Cropping
    NRM Regions 2010 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2014 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2015 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 Glenelg Hopkins
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Glenelg Hopkins
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Removed by hot burn
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Three practices equal
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Glenelg Hopkins
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Southern Volcanic Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Volcanic Plain
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    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 (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HOPKINS RIVER
    River Regions HOPKINS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Ballarat
    Local Government Areas 2011 Ballarat (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Ballarat - Inner North
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BALLARAT CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1302
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) BEAUFORT
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MARYBOROUGH - PYRENEES
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BALLARAT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BALLARAT
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-WEST CENTRAL VICTORIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOYNE - ARARAT - PYRENEES
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) BURRUMBEET
    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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WESTERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) RIPON
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) NORTH WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Ballarat (C) - Inner North
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Lachlan Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qbn
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Kosciuszkan Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 West Victorian Uplands
    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 Nature Conservation Reserve
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.3425117E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.013505316 t/ha
    Potassium 0.08052404 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4928
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.1475
    Endemism 0.0018993805
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0020354993
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3517.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.885872 index
    Species Richness 393.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.68412447
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 34.44 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 47.341667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 28.78 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2656016
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2635173
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.565834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 7.7491665 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.360016 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.9443568
    Aridity index - month max 2.1659691
    Aridity index - month min 0.20386124
    Evaporation - annual mean 92.63658 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 14084.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 186.4013 mm
    Evaporation - month min 27.2 mm
    Evaporation - variability 8.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.27 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.50532 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.9853 %
    Humidity - month max relative 94.29902 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 86.375114 %
    Humidity - month min relative 58.234818 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 58.234818 %
    Precipitation - annual 662.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 642.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 54.876488 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3176064
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 200.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 105.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2373741
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 25.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.23579238
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 112.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 205.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.7 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 45.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.710833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 12.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.5233335 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.64 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.4 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 25.62 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.5
    Temperature - warmest month min 11.04 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 9.0 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 191.37465 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 677.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 203.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 34.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 25.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 80.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 219.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 125.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 234.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 27.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 48.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4171.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 261.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 179.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 96.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.9372299 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 53082.62 m
    Remoteness index 1.1306224
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1696.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 80.0 %
    Runoff - average 163.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.363784 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 82.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.5 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 10.0 %
    Bulk density 1.5998361 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.876838 %
    Clay % 41.97131 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 16.666666 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.69
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 1.15 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.470492
    Water holding capacity 37000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.07826 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 217.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 122.583336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 380.0 m
    Elevation 387.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.734457 degrees
    Topographic relief 12.67001 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8428801 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2575 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 29.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 79.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0172 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 58.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4625 NDVI