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Occurrence record: Ornithology:O.10334

Preserved specimen of Orthonyx spaldingii Ramsay, 1868 | Chowchilla recorded on 1888-08-15

Dataset

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.10334
Other catalog numbers ecatalogue.irn:3011276; urn:catalog:AM:Ornithology:O.10334
Occurrence ID urn:lsid:ozcam.taxonomy.org.au:AM:Ornithology:O.10334
Record type Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "PreservedSpecimen"
Collector Cairn, E.J.|Grant, R.
Supplied as "E.J. CAIRN, R. GRANT"
License CC-BY 3.0 (Au)
Presence/Absence PRESENT

Event

Occurrence date 1888-08-15
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Orthonyx spaldingii
Supplied scientific name "Orthonyx spaldingii Ramsay, 1868"
Identified to rank species
Common name Chowchilla
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Orthonychidae
Genus Orthonyx
Species Orthonyx spaldingii
Name match metric exactMatch
Accepted name Orthonyx spaldingii Ramsay, 1868
Scientific name authorship Ramsay, 1868
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Name according to Ramsay, 1868

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Queensland
Latitude -17.2
Supplied as: "-17.200"
Longitude 145.616
Supplied as: "145.616"
Datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim locality Boar Pocket, Bellenden Ker Range
Location remarks ecatalogue.LocCollectionEventLocal: "Australia, Queensland, Boar Pocket, Bellenden Ker Range (17° 12' S, 145° 37' E) 15/08/1888 - 15/08/1888, E.J. CAIRN, R. GRANT(Collector), Accession";
Coordinate precision 0.001
Coordinate uncertainty (in metres) 10000.0
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude 17° 12' S
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country Code AU
Verbatim longitude 145° 37' E

Additional properties

dcterms:modified 2015/10/22
dcterms:type PhysicalObject
verbatim uncertainty 1km-10km

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    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 - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Queensland Tropical Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Atherton Tablelands IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Forestry
    NRM Regions 2010 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2014 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2015 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 Wet Tropics
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Wet Tropics
    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 Wet Tropics
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bellenden Ker - Lamb
    IBRA 7 Regions Wet Tropics
    IBRA 7 Subregions Bellenden Ker-Lamb
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Queensland Tropical Rain Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated woodlands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Subtropical: no dry season
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 BARRON RIVER
    River Regions BARRON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Tableland Yidinji People and Tablelands Regional Council ILUA
    Local Government Areas 2011 Tablelands (R)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Atherton
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TABLELANDS REGIONAL
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 15
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 882
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MALANDA - YUNGABURRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TABLELANDS (EAST) - KURANDA
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) CAIRNS
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) ATHERTON
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) CAIRNS - ATHERTON
    PSMA Localities (2018) BARRINE
    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 (QLD)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) DALRYMPLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) HILL
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Tablelands (R) - Atherton
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Cairns Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Peninsular Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Atherton Tableland
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    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 Unresolved Tenure
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Rainforests and vine thickets
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4148781.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5855
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.6877
    Endemism 0.051449846
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.058429807
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5689
    Migratory species (2008) 7.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 48345.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.6408544 index
    Species Richness 2893.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 13.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.8828789
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 92.15 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 120.13917 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 25.22 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.28877398
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.4446015
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.933334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 17.155832 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 17.51001 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.96815664
    Aridity index - month max 2.7033346
    Aridity index - month min 0.17384179
    Evaporation - annual mean 134.31578 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 26730.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 182.76115 mm
    Evaporation - month min 87.76036 mm
    Evaporation - variability 12.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.4 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.61 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.3 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 83.93497 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.889206 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.09314 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.98981 %
    Humidity - month min relative 65.61854 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 65.61854 %
    Precipitation - annual 1399.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 1512.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 127.06218 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 2.4683836
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 121.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 25.294115 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 95.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.25375074
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.918476
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 713.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 334.88995 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 84.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 865.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.4 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.316666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 21.2 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 15.533334 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 17.140411 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 17.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 11.37 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.1 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 17.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.7 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 19.3 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.55 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 28.84 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 0.92
    Temperature - warmest month min 19.27 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 29.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.8 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.97893 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 2164.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 197.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 47.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 149.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 77.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 962.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 428.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 1202.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 210.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 176.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 116.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 173.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 99.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 197.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 56.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 2620.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 292.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 239.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.3130495 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.03 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 34953.277 m
    Remoteness index 5.2432795
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 879.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 119.0 %
    Runoff - average 6652.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 673.0 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 17.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 62.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.1230276 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.121045 %
    Clay % 38.651375 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.75
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 1.0
    Nutrient status 2.0 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.0 m
    Soil pedality 4.1091743
    Water holding capacity 76000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.88324 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 204.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 266.83334 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 665.0 m
    Elevation 726.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.9209366 degrees
    Topographic relief 21.32782 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.000385 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3798 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 44.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.001 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 86.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 16.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6118 NDVI