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Occurrence record: AVIF:A26846

PreservedSpecimen of Coturnix (Coturnix) pectoralis | Grey Quail recorded on 1996-12-01

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Bird Collection
Supplied collection code "AVIF"
Catalogue Number A26846
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:26846
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Eggs
Collector Kirkby, T.
Supplied as "Kirkby,T."
Sex Unknown
Individual count 1
Life stage Egg
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1996-12-01
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1996-12-01

Taxonomy

Scientific name Coturnix (Coturnix) pectoralis
Taxon rank species
Common name Grey Quail
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Galliformes
Family Phasianidae
Genus Coturnix
Species Coturnix pectoralis
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 Western Australia
Locality Serrurier Islands ;Lowendal Islands
Latitude -21.6
Longitude 114.682778
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Island group Lowendal Islands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 10000.0
Biome Marine
Municipality Serrurier Islands
Verbatim longitude 114°40`58"E
Verbatim latitude 21°36`0"S

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Eggs

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    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    First of the month Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the year Passed
    Collector name unparseable Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Resource taxonomic scope mismatch Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not valid Passed
    Coordinate uncertainty not specified Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions Ningaloo Reef & NW Western Australia
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Western Australia Marine
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2014 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Northwest Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Pilbarra (offshore)
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Geomorphology of the Australian Margin and adjacent seafloor Shelf
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 11.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Exmouth to Broome
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF ASHBURTON
    PSMA Wards (2018) ASHBURTON WARD
    Vegetation
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.246
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.9862
    Endemism 0.03297561
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.083458394
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Occurrence Density 124.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4665294 index
    Species Richness 96.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.0
    Aridity index - month max 0.0
    Aridity index - month min 0.0
    Evaporation - annual mean 0.0 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 0.0 mm
    Evaporation - month min 0.0 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.0 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 0.0 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 0.0 %
    Precipitation - annual mean 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.0
    Precipitation - driest month 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.0
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - wettest month 0.0 mm
    Temperature - annual max mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 0.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest month min 0.0 degrees C
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 15866.458 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 0.111844 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.22 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 6.0099998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.48999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 4.2994 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.1 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.003 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.079998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 24.99 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 34.95 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 1.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 22.279999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 28.289999 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 25.43358 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.09357858 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.7924693 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
    Substrate
    Water stress index - month max 0.0
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 33.416668 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec -1.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.29526773 degrees