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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.78053

PreservedSpecimen of Elanus axillaris | Black-shouldered Kite recorded on 2012-09-24

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number O.78053
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:2344753; urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.78053
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ornithology:O.78053
Basis of record Preserved specimen
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Sampling protocol Found dead beside the road
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 2012-09-24
Sampling protocol Found dead beside the road
Date precision Day
Event time 18:30
Event ID urn:australianmuseum.net.au:Events:1246539

Taxonomy

Scientific name Elanus axillaris
Supplied scientific name "Elanus axillaris (Latham, 1801)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Black-shouldered Kite
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Falconiformes
Family Accipitridae
Genus Elanus
Species Elanus axillaris
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to (Latham, 1801)
Accepted name usage Elanus axillaris (Latham, 1801)

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Upper Hunter Shire (A)
Habitat Tall, grassy paddocks, railway line on left hand side of highway (heading northbound)
Latitude -31.85555
Longitude 150.89833
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Wingen: 4250 New England Hwy
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, New South Wales, Wingen: 4250 New England Hwy (31° 51' 20" S, 150° 53' 54" E) 24/09/2012 - 24/09/2012, Eden, M.(Collector), TSANG, LEAH R.(Presenter), Found dead beside the road, Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.00001
Coordinate uncertainty in metres 1000.0
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150° 53' 54" E
Verbatim latitude 31° 51' 20" S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2018/7/31
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 100m-1km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    GER Hunter Valley GER Hunter Valley
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Hunter-Central Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2015 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 Hunter
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Hunter
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Hunter
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Hunter
    IBRA 7 Regions Sydney Basin
    IBRA 7 Subregions Hunter
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 HUNTER RIVER
    River Regions HUNTER RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Hunter
    Local Government Areas 2011 Upper Hunter Shire (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Upper Hunter Shire
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 UPPER HUNTER SHIRE COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Hunter
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 723
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) SCONE REGION
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) HUNTER VALLEY EXC NEWCASTLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) UPPER HUNTER
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MURULLA
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Upper Hunter Shire (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Sydney Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Pow
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Macquarie Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Merriwa Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Medium Open
    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 woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 8673855.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.010178925 t/ha
    Potassium 0.027609082 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.8235
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8542
    Endemism 0.0031560617
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0032289636
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 15911.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4589767 index
    Species Richness 837.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.41855612
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 58.66 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 55.230835 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 34.95 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0799603
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.07943503
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.944166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.630834 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.26001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.47498998
    Aridity index - month max 0.92063546
    Aridity index - month min 0.3041569
    Evaporation - annual mean 138.66272 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 16435.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 243.29549 mm
    Evaporation - month min 54.310314 mm
    Evaporation - variability 20.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.28 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.77111 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.214794 %
    Humidity - month max relative 85.52578 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 74.16891 %
    Humidity - month min relative 53.358067 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 53.358067 %
    Precipitation - annual 800.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 722.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 57.583332 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.48387095
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 43.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 139.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0828025
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08227848
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 241.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 89.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 244.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 31.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.6 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 23.165 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.840834 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 27.399994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 2.25 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 2.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 10.1 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.34 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.73
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.36 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 22.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 141.60674 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 775.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 154.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 46.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 145.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 275.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 107.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 275.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 277.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 23.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 106.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4928.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 300.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 1.356024 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.036055513 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 80424.75 m
    Remoteness index 3.524134
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 273.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 205.0 %
    Runoff - average 1066.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.6 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 61.323658
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 77.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.615548 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.6099055 %
    Clay % 46.032192 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 30.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.48
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.69
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.6109588
    Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 68.30407
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.6349 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 301.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 436.08334 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 400.0 m
    Elevation 385.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.3282757 degrees
    Topographic relief 48.60242 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.222377 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3494 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 76.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 24.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 76.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0233 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 61.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.603 NDVI