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Occurrence record: Ornithology:B3072

Preserved specimen of Catharacta Brünnich | Brown Skua recorded on 1950-02-14

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Museums Victoria provider for OZCAM
Institution code Museums Victoria
Supplied institution code "NMV"
Collection Museums Victoria Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number B3072
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:NMV:Ornithology:PreservedSpecimen:B3072
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Mount | Dry
Collector Boswell, P.C.|Museum Victoria
Supplied as "P C. Boswell - Museum Victoria"
Sex Male
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/legalcode
Institution ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Language en
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Owner institution code NMV
Collection urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34978
Dataset Ornithology

Event

Occurrence date 1950-02-14
Supplied date "1950-02-14T00:00:00\1950-02-14T00:00:00"
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Higher classification Animalia | Chordata | Vertebrata | Aves | Charadriiformes | Stercorariidae
Scientific name Catharacta
Supplied scientific name "Catharacta lonnbergi"
Identified to rank genus
Supplied as "Species"
Common name Brown Skua
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Stercorariidae
Genus Catharacta
Species Catharacta lonnbergi
Name match metric higherMatch
Scientific name authorship Brünnich
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Nomenclatural code ICZN

Geospatial

Higher geography Australia
Country Australia
Locality Heard Island, Atlas Cove
Latitude -53.02
Supplied as: "-53.02"
Longitude 73.47
Supplied as: "73.47"
Datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Heard Island, Atlas Cove
Island Heard Island
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference protocol AMG conversion, collection or Gazetteer
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

Additional properties

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    CAPAD 2012 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    CAPAD 2014 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Heard Island and McDonald Islands
    NRM Regions 2010 Heard and McDonald Islands
    NRM Regions 2014 Heard and McDonald Islands
    NRM Regions 2015 Heard and McDonald Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 Heard and McDonald Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Heard and McDonald Islands
    Marine
    Australia's network of Marine Parks Heard Island and McDonald Islands Marine Reserve
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Heard and Macdonald Islands
    Territorial Sea Territorial Sea
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Water

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.084227264
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 1091.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 3.3435187 index
    Species Richness 111.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 812.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 231.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 155.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 88.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 242.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 36.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min -15.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 10.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 55.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 64.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2254.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 101.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 66.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 28.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 1.56 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.26 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.2787 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 6.6 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.09900001 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.48999998 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.989998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.88 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 1.13 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.82 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.87 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature -0.0104 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature -0.020299999 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 0.39999998 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 1.9599999 100 x degrees C