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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.12653

Preserved specimen of Dendrocygna arcuata australis Reichenbach, 1850 | Torresian Wandering Whistling-duck recorded on 1902-02-05


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number O.12653
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:3013852","urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.12653"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Niemann, J.H.  
Supplied as "NIEMANN, J. H."
Associated Occurrence Status Associated record
Associated occurrences The occurrence is associated with a representative record.
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Associated records ASSOCIATED


Event ID
Occurrence date 1902-02-05
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Torresian Wandering Whistling-duck
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Genus Dendrocygna
Species Dendrocygna arcuata
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
Subspecies Dendrocygna arcuata australis
Scientific name authorship Reichenbach, 1850
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC


Country Australia
State or Territory Northern Territory
Latitude -13.483
Supplied as: "-13.483"
Longitude 130.433
Supplied as: "130.433"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Daly R
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Northern Territory, Daly R (13° 29' S, 130° 26' E) 05/02/1902 - 05/02/1902, Niemann, J H(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 13° 29' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 130° 26' E

Additional properties

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dcterms:type PhysicalObject
dcterms modified 2015/5/5
dcterms type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record is associated with the representative record. This mean another record has been detected to be similar to this record, and that the other record (the representative record) has the most detailed information for the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    Representative Record
    Record UUID 046af617-519b-458e-9f13-0be02ffcf49e
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
    Coordinates -13.483,130.433
    Related records
    Record UUID cc34e739-96d2-4bec-bf71-d97ca821c439
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
    Coordinates -13.483,130.433
    Record UUID 18da19b9-3a0b-49fd-a3bc-7358adbcb61d
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
    Coordinates -13.483,130.433
    Record UUID 3248a90d-7ad2-4cd7-9ff0-e3c34662acb7
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
    Coordinates -13.483,130.433
    Record UUID 4285c878-49e4-4eed-8850-ca2bd6cf47c4
    Data Resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
    Raw Scientific Name Dendrocygna arcuata australis
    Coordinates -13.483,130.433

    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Directory of Important Wetlands Daly-Reynolds Floodplain-Estuary System
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Territory
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Territory
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Territory
    IBRA 6 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Regions Darwin Coastal
    IBRA 7 Subregions Darwin Coastal
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tanami-Timor Sea Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DALY RIVER
    States including coastal waters Northern Territory (including Coastal Waters)
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Australian States and Territories Northern Territory
    Local Government Areas 2011 Victoria-Daly (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Daly
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 VICTORIA DALY REGION
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 823
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1165
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NT
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) DALY - TIWI - WEST ARNHEM
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN TERRITORY - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LINGIARI
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) DOUGLAS-DALY
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) JABIRU - TIWI
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) DALY
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Rainforest
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Rainforests and Vine Thickets
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Dry rainforest or vine thickets
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Leasehold
    Vegetation types - native unknown/no data
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Occurrence Density 2083.0 frequency
    Species Richness 360.0 frequency
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1441.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 113.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 462.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 88.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 977.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 8.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.0 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 27.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 20.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 15.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.59 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.74
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 28.5 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 26.925 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 60.0 %
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.49
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 2.0 m