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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:0322

Preserved specimen of Platalea (Platibis) flavipes Gould, 1838 | Yellow-legged Spoonbill recorded on 1960-04-16

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number QVM:2006:2:0322
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations dry
Identified by ["Goddard, M.T."]
License UNSPECIFIED
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Occurrence date 1960-04-16
Supplied as year:1960  month:4.0  day:16.0 
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Platalea (Platibis) flavipes
Supplied scientific name "Platalea flavipes"
Identified to rank species
Common name Yellow-legged Spoonbill
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Threskiornithidae
Genus Platalea
Species Platalea flavipes
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Gould, 1838
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Locality Thargomindah
Latitude -27.96666
Supplied as: "-27.96666"
Longitude 143.81666
Supplied as: "143.81666"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Central Australian Freshwater
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Grazing of native pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2014 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2015 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 South West Queensland
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Southern Queensland Landscapes
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South West Queensland
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Lake Eyre Basin
    IBRA 6 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions West Bulloo
    IBRA 7 Regions Mulga Lands
    IBRA 7 Subregions West Bulloo
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australia Mulga Shrublands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Desert, supporting very little plant growth due to water limitation
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Eucalypt forest and woodland (tropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Lake Eyre Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    River Regions COOPER CREEK-BULLOO RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Maranoa
    Local Government Areas 2011 Bulloo (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Bulloo
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BULLOO SHIRE
    Native Title Determinations (13/7/2020) Kullilli People QCD2014/013
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 199
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR SOUTH WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) OUTBACK - SOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) QUEENSLAND - OUTBACK
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MARANOA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MARANOA
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BULLOO - QUILPIE - BARCOO
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOOWOOMBA - ROMA
    PSMA Localities (2018) THARGOMINDAH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote 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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) WARREGO
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) WARREGO
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Bulloo (S)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Eromanga Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Bulloo Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Forests of Australia 2018B Non forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Acacia Open Woodlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Mulga (Acacia aneura) open woodlands and sparse shrublands +/- tussock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation - condition Modified
    Vegetation types - native Acacia open woodlands
    Vegetation types - present Acacia open woodlands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3260374.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.2584
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7228
    Endemism 0.0037622119
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0038205879
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3103.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8402457 index
    Species Richness 351.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.11220774
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 80.13 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.751667 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 8.07 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.75491565
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.31928605
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.573334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.041666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.600006 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.10596386
    Aridity index - month max 0.17940718
    Aridity index - month min 0.058434747
    Evaporation - annual mean 233.22562 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 6732.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 391.5097 mm
    Evaporation - month min 90.209694 mm
    Evaporation - variability 36.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.05 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 63.767212 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 49.12909 %
    Humidity - month max relative 81.91236 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 62.33942 %
    Humidity - month min relative 39.39338 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 39.39338 %
    Precipitation - annual 266.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 308.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 22.128235 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.7299879
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 11.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 41.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.6366279
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.5595845
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 107.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 39.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 115.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 20.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.363333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 22.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 13.295834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 33.600006 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 32.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 4.56 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 5.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 13.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.4 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.0 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.42 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 36.52 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.19
    Temperature - warmest month min 21.57 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 37.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 30.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 29.3 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 202.10634 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 304.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 40.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 112.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 50.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 123.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 315.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 56.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 150.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 6252.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 371.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 294.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 285.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 7.554343 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.04 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 520120.97 m
    Remoteness index 14.409274
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 312.0 %
    Runoff - average 363.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 134.04799 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 20.52917
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 31.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3888515 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.21483877 %
    Clay % 56.736748 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.13
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.21
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 1.4 m
    Soil pedality 4.1
    Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 16.146646
    Weathering Intensity V2 6.48714 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 42.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 12.875 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 127.0 m
    Elevation 125.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.22202334 degrees
    Topographic relief 2.982063 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1409968 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1447 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 35.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0084 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 26.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2579 NDVI