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Occurrence record: Eggs:E06751

PreservedSpecimen of Botaurus poiciloptilus | Australasian Bittern recorded on 1924-11-26

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Australian National Wildlife Collection provider for OZCAM
Institution Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Supplied institution code "ANWC"
Collection Australian National Wildlife Collection
Supplied collection code "Eggs"
Catalogue Number E06751
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:ANWC:Eggs:E06751
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations shell
Collecting number 197/23/3
Sex Not applicable
License CC-BY
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34932
Rightsholder CSIRO
Dataset name Green, R.H.
Country conservation Endangered,
Bibliographic citation E06751
Establishment means wild location
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID urn:anwc.csiro.au:collections:8
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1924-11-26
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 26NOV1924

Taxonomy

Scientific name Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxon rank species
Common name Australasian Bittern
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Botaurus
Species Botaurus poiciloptilus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Tasmania
Local government area Northern Midlands (M)
Locality CONARA LAGOON, CONARA
Habitat REED SWAMP
Latitude -41.8475
Longitude 147.4308
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality CONARA LAGOON, CONARA
Water body not applicable
Island Tasmania
Island group not applicable
Location remarks latitude and longitude approximate
Coordinate precision 0.000278
Verbatim SRS not recorded; assume AGD66 for Australia
Continent Australia
County not applicable
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

verbatim uncertainty latitude and longitude approximate

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Tasmanian Temperate Rainforests
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Water
    NRM Regions 2010 North
    NRM Regions 2014 North
    NRM Regions 2015 North
    NRM Regions 2017 North NRM Region
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North NRM Region
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North NRM Region
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Bass Strait Drainages
    IBRA 6 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Regions Tasmanian Northern Midlands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Northern Midlands
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Tasmanian Central Highland Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (mild summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Tasmania
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 TAMAR RIVER
    River Regions TAMAR RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Tasmania (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Australian States and Territories Tasmania
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Lyons
    Local Government Areas 2011 Northern Midlands (M)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Northern Midlands - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 NORTHERN MIDLANDS COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 3
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1233
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF TAS.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTHERN MIDLANDS
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH EAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) LAUNCESTON AND NORTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) LYONS
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CENTRAL TASMANIA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CAMPBELL TOWN
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Localities (2018) CONARA
    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 (TAS.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LYONS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MCINTYRE
    PSMA States (2016) TASMANIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (TAS.)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Midlands (M) - Pt B
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Central Tasmania Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Tasmanian Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Midlands Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Woody savannas
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes and lagoons
    Vegetation types - present Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 3976693.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.018728 t/ha
    Potassium 0.086074 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.682
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8803
    Endemism 0.006899073
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.008438938
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4126
    Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 4294.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.8952093 index
    Species Richness 764.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 11.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.5751927
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 36.02 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 40.43 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 24.37 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.230122
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2279666
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 18.630833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 6.320833 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 23.209991 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.75948024
    Aridity index - month max 1.6456034
    Aridity index - month min 0.23695004
    Evaporation - annual mean 90.597145 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 11954.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 173.03226 mm
    Evaporation - month min 26.018211 mm
    Evaporation - variability 6.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.01 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.677666 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 73.48901 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.029854 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.99592 %
    Humidity - month min relative 62.776295 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 62.776295 %
    Precipitation - annual 576.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 530.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 46.72312 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.053567372
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 141.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 36.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 108.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1773807
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17600825
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 122.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 56.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 13.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 156.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 14.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 17.038334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 11.6 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 4.8383336 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 22.699982 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 23.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.54 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 6.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 12.2 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.51 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.33
    Temperature - warmest month min 9.02 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 16.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 8.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 147.33937 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 550.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 148.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 114.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 57.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 158.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 211.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 20.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 71.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 110.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3447.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 231.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 159.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 78.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.6907966 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.05656854 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 28970.332 m
    Remoteness index 4.4478693
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1256.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 89.0 %
    Runoff - average 28.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 91.53846 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.9 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.30924
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 108.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.0 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
    Bulk density 1.3841666 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.7300396 %
    Clay % 59.882576 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 57.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.59
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.91
    Nutrient status 2.3 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.1 m
    Soil pedality 3.9684343
    Water holding capacity 21000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.78313 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 214.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 66.0 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 178.0 m
    Elevation 184.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.33093363 degrees
    Topographic relief 15.19508 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.04436 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.0322 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0115 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 57.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 8.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2053 NDVI