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Occurrence record: MAMM:M63458

Preserved specimen of Dugong dugon (P.L.S. Müller, 1776) | Dugong
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Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Western Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Western Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "WAM"
Collection Western Australian Museum Mammal Collection
Supplied collection code "MAMM"
Catalog number M63458
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:taxonomy.org.au:MAMM:M63458
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations Skeleton; Organs; Formalin & Alcohol
Identified by Travouillon, K.J.  
Identified date 1/1/2021
Collector Launer, E.  
Supplied as "Launer, E."
Sex Female
Individual count 1
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY 4.0 (Int)
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
Data generalizations Record is Migratory in Western Australia. Generalised to 10 km by WA DEC.
State conservation Western Australia: Migratory
Date identified 2021-01-01
Supplied as 1/1/2021

Event

Verbatim event date 23/2/2020
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED
Event time 900

Taxonomy

Scientific name Dugong dugon
Identified to rank species
Common name Dugong
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Sirenia
Supplied as "Paenungulata"
Family Dugongidae
Supplied as "Dugonidae"
Genus Dugong
Species Dugong dugon
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (P.L.S. Müller, 1776)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Western Australia
Latitude -22.0
Supplied as: "-22.0"
Longitude 114.1
Supplied as: "114.1"
Datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Coordinates generalised Due to sensitivity concerns, the coordinates of this record have been generalised: "Record is Migratory in Western Australia. Generalised to 10 km by WA DEC.".
Municipality Exmouth
Terrestrial true
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    NRM Regions 2010 Rangelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Rangelands Region
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Rangelands Region
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Regions Carnarvon
    IBRA 7 Subregions Cape Range
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Pilbara-Gascoyne
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 YANNARIE RIVER
    Land Management
    Western Australian Biodiversity Science Research Priority Regions Gascoyne/Murchison
    Marine
    States including coastal waters Western Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Australian States and Territories Western Australia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Exmouth (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Exmouth
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 SHIRE OF EXMOUTH
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 179
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1082
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF WA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) EXMOUTH
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) GASCOYNE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA - OUTBACK (SOUTH)
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) DURACK
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) EXMOUTH - ASHBURTON - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) SOUTH HEDLAND
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MINING AND PASTORAL REGION
    PSMA States (2016) WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    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
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Hummock Grasslands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Acacia (+/- low) open woodlands and sparse shrublands with hummock grass
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Other Crown Land
    Vegetation types - native Hummock grasslands
    Vegetation types - present Hummock grasslands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 242.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 83.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 0.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 86.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 12.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 123.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 23.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 27.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 27.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 13.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.2 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.39
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 36.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 20.4 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 24.645834 °C
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 51.0 %
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.11
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.28
    Elevation 24.0 m