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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.36126

Preserved specimen of Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi (Mathews, 1912) | Subantarctic Skua recorded on 1912-11-07


Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Institution code Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "AM"
Collection Australian Museum Ornithology Collection
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalog number O.36126
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:3039932","urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.36126"]
Occurrence ID
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Australasian Antarctic Expedition  
Supplied as "Australasian Antarctic Expedition"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT


Event ID
Occurrence date 1912-11-07
Date precision DAY


Scientific name Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi
Supplied scientific name "Catharacta skua lonnbergi Mathews, 1912"
Identified to rank subspecies
Common name Subantarctic Skua
Supplied common name "Brown Skua"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Stercorariidae
Genus Stercorarius
Supplied as "Catharacta"
Species Stercorarius antarcticus
Name match metric canonicalMatch
Accepted name Catharacta skua lonnbergi Mathews, 1912
Scientific name authorship (Mathews, 1912)
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Mathews, 1912


Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Supplied as: "Macquarie Island"
Latitude -54.616
Supplied as: "-54.616"
Longitude 158.85
Supplied as: "158.85"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Macquarie Island
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Macquarie Island, Macquarie Island (54° 37' S, 158° 51' E) 07/11/1912 - 07/11/1912, Australasian Antarctic Expedition(Collector), Field Collected - Terrestrial";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 100000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 54° 37' S
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 158° 51' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2016/8/11
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 10km-100km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Macquarie Island
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Macquarie Island
    NRM Regions 2010 South - Macquarie Islands
    NRM Regions 2017 South NRM Region - Macquarie Islands
    IBRA 7 Regions Subantarctic Islands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Macquarie Island
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Australian States and Territories Unknown1
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Unknown-1
    World Country Boundaries Australia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1006.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 229.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 10.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 278.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 99.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 285.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 37.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 72.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 5.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 21.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 33.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 21.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 45.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 1467.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 57.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 52.0 degrees C * 10