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Occurrence record: Mammalogy:M27783

Preserved specimen of Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758 | Sperm Whale recorded on 2006-05-
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Dataset

Data partner OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Adelaide provider for OZCAM
Institution code South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Mammalogy Collection
Supplied collection code "Mammalogy"
Catalog number M27783
Other catalog numbers ["ecatalogue.irn:827598"]
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Preparations O
Collector 1.  Langley   2.  Langley, Rob   3.  Val  
Supplied as "Langley, Rob Langley, Val"
License CC-BY
Type PhysicalObject
Presence/Absence PRESENT
Supplied as present
State conservation Rare
Supplied as R

Event

Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:249705
Occurrence date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "2006-05-"
Date precision NOT_SUPPLIED

Taxonomy

Scientific name Physeter macrocephalus
Supplied scientific name "Physeter macrocephalus Linnaeus, 1758"
Identified to rank species
Common name Sperm Whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Physeteridae
Genus Physeter
Species Physeter macrocephalus
Name match metric exactMatch
Scientific name authorship Linnaeus, 1758
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory South Australia
Latitude -37.4917
Supplied as: "-37.4917"
Longitude 140.0128
Supplied as: "140.0128"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Beachport
Coordinate precision 0.0001
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 37 29 30 S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 140 00 46 E

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2016 Marine Rivoli Bay
    CAPAD 2018 Marine Rivoli Bay
    CAPAD 2020 Marine Rivoli Bay
    NRM Regions 2010 South East
    NRM Regions 2017 South East
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South East
    Biodiversity
    IBRA 6 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Regions Naracoorte Coastal Plain
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bridgewater
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (Victoria)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MILLICENT COAST
    Marine
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Local Government Areas 2011 Wattle Range (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Wattle Range - West
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WATTLE RANGE COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 27
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1218
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WATTLE RANGE
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LIMESTONE COAST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKER
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) SOUTH-EAST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) LIMESTONE COAST
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    World Country Boundaries Australia

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Occurrence Density 22315.0 frequency
    Species Richness 945.0 frequency
    Climate
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 699.0 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 323.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 65.5 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 66.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 323.5 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.8 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 47.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 23.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 18.3 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.45 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 17.9 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.995
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 24.8 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 17.95 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.8 degrees C
    WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 14.408334 °C
    Substrate
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.61
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Elevation 0.0 m