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Occurrence record: AVIF:A34659

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern

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 A34659
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:AVIF:34659
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations Skin
Collector Metcalf, H.
Sex Male
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
State conservation Western Australia: Vulnerable
Data generalizations Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Country conservation Endangered,
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1993, Month: 03, Day:
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

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

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Local government area Albany (C)
Latitude -35
Longitude 117.9
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 50000.0
Coordinates generalised Location in Western Australia, Australia is already generalised to 0.1 degrees. Sensitive in WA, Name: Western Australia, Zone: STATE [Sensitive, WA DEC]
Biome Terrestrial
Municipality Albany

Additional properties

reg prefix A
reg suffix A
storage Skin

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    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Southwest Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southwestern Australia Forests and Scrub
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2014 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2015 South Coast
    NRM Regions 2017 South Coast Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Coast Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble left intact
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cultivation
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Coast Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwestern Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Southern Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Regions Jarrah Forest
    IBRA 7 Subregions Southern Jarrah Forest
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southwest Australia Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Urban
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South West Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ALBANY COAST
    River Regions ALBANY COAST
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions South-West
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Leeuwin
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries O'Connor
    Local Government Areas 2011 Albany (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Albany
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CITY OF ALBANY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1213
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) ALBANY
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ALBANY
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - WHEAT BELT
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) O'CONNOR
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ALBANY
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ALBANY - CENTRAL
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH-WESTERN WA
    PSMA Localities (2018) SPENCER PARK
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) OTHER URBAN
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) 20,000 TO 49,999
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) ALBANY
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) SOUTH WEST REGION
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SOUTH WEST REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) ALBANY
    PSMA Wards (2018) BREAKSEA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Albany (C) - Central
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Albany Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czs
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Yilgarn Plateau Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Albany Esperance Sandplain
    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) Urban and built-up
    Land cover Native forests and woodlands
    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 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 9738067.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus -277.74216 t/ha
    Potassium -277.71548 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 1.4128
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.3156
    Endemism 0.01528618
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.01584097
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4595.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.4752455 index
    Species Richness 886.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.83033293
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 56.56 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 67.816666 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 23.97 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.121715
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.121052116
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.741667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.8425 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 14.829987 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.94332844
    Aridity index - month max 2.395059
    Aridity index - month min 0.124008544
    Evaporation - annual mean 117.470924 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 18993.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 217.72693 mm
    Evaporation - month min 51.2051 mm
    Evaporation - variability 3.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.42 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 84.106735 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 78.3158 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.58679 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 81.4426 %
    Humidity - month min relative 74.41882 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 74.41882 %
    Precipitation - annual 826.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 855.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 71.43758 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.5926776
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 364.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.083637 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 80.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98643553
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 55.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.013686488
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 85.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 132.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 33.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 369.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 16.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 41.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.5 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 19.280834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.208333 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 15.19165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 8.07 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.8 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.53 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.17 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.89
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.5 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 322.75525 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 864.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 363.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 78.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 52.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 84.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 138.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 363.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 170.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 81.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 95.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 55.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2762.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 198.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.21000001 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 3219.7886 m
    Remoteness index 2.7
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1049.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 91.0 %
    Runoff - average 15.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 461.32462 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 4.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1641414 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -9526.87 %
    Clay % 12.5 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 168.18182 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.65
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 0.7 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.9 m
    Soil pedality 1.529293
    Water holding capacity 45944.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.37761 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 90.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 88.083336 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 24.0 m
    Elevation 15.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.4005372 degrees
    Topographic relief 22.77825 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.121209 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2844 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 47.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 32.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0297 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.1 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 63.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4321 NDVI