Search Specimens

OZCAM (Online Zoo-log-i-cal Col-lec-tions of Aus-tralian Muse-ums) pro-vides access to an online data-base of records aggre-gated from fau-nal col-lec-tions data-bases in Aus-tralian museums.

Occurrence record: AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection:ABTC149040

MaterialSample of Orcinus orca | Killer Whale recorded on 1999-12-08

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource South Australian Museum Australia provider for OZCAM
Institution South Australian Museum
Supplied institution code "SAMA"
Collection South Australian Museum Australian Biological Tissue Collection
Supplied collection code "AustralianBiologicalTissueCollection"
Catalogue Number ABTC149040
Other catalogue numbers ecatalogue.irn:694202
Basis of record MaterialSample
Preparations Frozen Tissue
Identified by SAMA - Mammalogy Section
Individual count 1
Associated Occurrence Status Representative record
Inferred Associated Occurrences This record has 2 inferred associated occurrences
For more information see Inferred associated occurrence details
License CC-BY
Relationship of resource same individual
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 1999-12-08
Date precision Day
Event ID urn:emu.sam.sa.gov.au:Event:

Taxonomy

Scientific name Orcinus orca
Supplied scientific name "Orcinus orca (Linnaeus, 1758)"
Taxon rank species
Common name Killer Whale
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Cetacea
Family Delphinidae
Genus Orcinus
Species Orcinus orca
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 South Australia
Local government area Kangaroo Island (DC)
Latitude -35.60
Longitude 137.55
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Emu Bay | 4 km ENE
Coordinate precision 0.01
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 137 33 E
Verbatim latitude 35 36 S

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2019-07-30
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
ggbn:blocked no
ggbn:disposition in collection
ggbn:material sample type tissue
ggbn:preparation type Liver
ggbn:preservation temperature -70 degrees Celsius
ggbn:preservation type Frozen -70C
related resource catalog number SAMA:Mammalogy:M21244

User flagged issues 

User Assertion Status:

    Data quality tests

    Test name Result
    Habitat incorrect for species Failed
    Occurrence status assumed to be present Warning
    Geodetic datum assumed WGS84 Warning
    Basis of record not supplied Passed
    Basis of record badly formed Passed
    Invalid collection date Passed
    Incomplete collection date Passed
    First of the month Passed
    Missing name of person who identified the specimen/observation Passed
    Missing catalogue number Passed
    Data are generalised Passed
    Collection code not recognised Passed
    Institution code not recognised Passed
    Missing taxonomic rank Passed
    Name not supplied Passed
    Name not recognised Passed
    Invalid scientific name Passed
    Name not in national checklists Passed
    Decimal coordinates not supplied Passed
    Coordinates are transposed Passed
    Coordinates are out of range for species Passed
    Supplied coordinates are zero Passed
    Zero latitude Passed
    Zero longitude Passed
    Supplied country not recognised Passed
    Missing coordinate precision Passed
    Precision / range mismatch Passed
    Coordinate precision not valid Passed
    Location not supplied Passed
    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
    Missing geodetic datum Passed
    Coordinates dont match supplied state Passed
    Show/Hide 9 missing properties
    Show/Hide 43 tests that have not been run

    Inferred associated occurrence details

    This record has been identified as the representative occurrence in a group of associated occurrences. This mean other records have been detected that seem to relate to this record and this particular record has the most detailed information on the occurrence. More information about the duplication detection methods and terminology in use is available here:

    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 - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Kangaroo Island IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Other minimal uses
    NRM Regions 2010 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2014 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2015 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 Kangaroo Island
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Kangaroo Island
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble left intact
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Removed by cool burn
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Kangaroo Island
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Kangaroo Island
    IBRA 7 Regions Kanmantoo
    IBRA 7 Subregions Kangaroo Island
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Mount Lofty Woodlands
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Classic "Mediterranean" climate with peaks of growth in winter and spring and moderate growth in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: distinctly dry (and warm) summer
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South Australian Gulf
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 KANGAROO ISLAND
    River Regions KANGAROO ISLAND
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Marine Ecoregions of the World South Australian Gulfs
    States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Australian States and Territories South Australia
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mayo
    Local Government Areas 2011 Kangaroo Island (DC)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Kangaroo Island
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 KANGAROO ISLAND COUNCIL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 28
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 717
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MAYO
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MAYO
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) FLEURIEU - KANGAROO ISLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
    PSMA Localities (2018) WISANGER
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote 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 (SA)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) FINNISS
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) FINNISS
    PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
    Statistical Local Areas Kangaroo Island (DC)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia St Vincent Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qdbr
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Gulfs Ranges Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Flinders-Lofty Ranges
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Mallee Open
    IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Croplands
    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 types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
    Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 2034510.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012959 t/ha
    Potassium 0.065692 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.7573
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8347
    Endemism 0.011939027
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.013972137
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.0
    Migratory species (2008) 17.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 3630.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3841853 index
    Species Richness 710.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.42008635
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 55.03 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 34.418335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 9.98 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.08808
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08710148
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.647501 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 12.581667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.559998 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.527005
    Aridity index - month max 1.4564772
    Aridity index - month min 0.06914288
    Evaporation - annual mean 133.0661 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - month max 244.89946 mm
    Evaporation - month min 51.41243 mm
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.25 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.49206 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 76.90108 %
    Humidity - month max relative 87.14066 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.44277 %
    Humidity - month min relative 69.22704 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 69.22704 %
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 463.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 42.58936 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -1.7197196
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 211.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 16.933054 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 2.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 60.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.0
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 82.74601 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 215.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.2 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 43.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.900833 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 15.9 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 11.196667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 16.680359 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.0 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 7.99 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 8.0 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 23.7 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest month min 15.05 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 19.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 12.2 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 194.62872 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 493.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 12.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 57.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 45.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 81.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 227.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 155.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 84.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2979.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 245.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.02 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.27658632 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 646.1711 m
    Remoteness index 8.4
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 4.96E-4 Pascals
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 16.984545 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.07944369 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 0.55963826 mg/m^3
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 80.99999
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 56.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.39 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 18.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4666667 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -6476.9336 %
    Clay % 15.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 180.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.43
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.9
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Soil depth 0.6 m
    Soil pedality 2.0
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.46467 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 171.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 162.20833 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 20.0 m
    Elevation 78.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.8229342 degrees
    Topographic relief 27.84406 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.681516 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3084 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 46.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 34.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 11.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0174 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5879 NDVI