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Occurrence record: Birds:O17798

PreservedSpecimen of Numenius (Numenius) madagascariensis | Eastern curlew recorded on 1889-11-21

Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queensland Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Queensland Museum
Supplied institution code "QM"
Collection code Queensland Museum Birds
Catalog number O17798
Other catalog numbers 1909047
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:QM.Birds:O17798
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved specimen"
Preparations Skin
Sex Male?
Life stage Adult
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Collection code Birds
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1889-11-21
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Numenius (Numenius) madagascariensis
Supplied scientific name "Numenius madagascariensis"
Taxon rank species
Common name Eastern curlew
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Genus Numenius
Species Numenius madagascariensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Linnaeus, 1766)

Geospatial

Country Papua New Guinea
Locality Kiwai, Fly R
Latitude -8.583333
Longitude 143.45
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial New Guinea Mangroves
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Southwest New Guinea - Trans-Fly Lowland
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries New Guinea Mangroves
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Wild woodlands
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Gulf of Papua
    World Country Boundaries Papua New Guinea

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.031947263
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 0.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 0.0 index
    Species Richness 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2418.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 333.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 91.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 311.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 41.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 604.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 313.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 907.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 264.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 217.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 251.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 72.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 921.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 323.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 274.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 270.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 306913.25 m
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 5.6E-5 Pascals
    Topography
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 9.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees