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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:1989:2:0087

PreservedSpecimen of Aptenodytes patagonicus | King Penguin

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number QVM:1989:2:0087
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:1989:2:0087
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations skull
License CC-BY
Sampling protocol found dead
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date Year: 1987, Month: , Day:
Supplied as year:1987  month:0  day:0 
Sampling protocol found dead
Date precision Not Supplied

Taxonomy

Scientific name Aptenodytes patagonicus
Supplied scientific name "Aptenodytes patagonica"
Taxon rank species
Common name King Penguin
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Sphenisciformes
Family Spheniscidae
Genus Aptenodytes
Species Aptenodytes patagonicus
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 Heard and McDonald Islands
Locality Heard Island
Habitat beachwashed
Latitude -53.1
Longitude 74.51666
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:1989:2:0087

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    Day and month transposed Passed
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    Name not in national checklists Passed
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    Country inferred from coordinates Passed
    Supplied coordinates centre of state Passed
    Coordinates centre of country Passed
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    Additional political boundaries information

    Marine
    Contiguous Zone Contiguous Zone
    Continental Shelf Continental Shelf
    Exclusive Economic Zone Exclusive Economic Zone
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 58
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Heard and Macdonald Islands

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Endemism 0.0134527115
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0
    Occurrence Density 147.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 2.09954 index
    Species Richness 24.0 frequency
    Distance
    Marspec Distance to Shore 84.0 km
    Marine
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 2.29 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.29999998 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 0.6038 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 2.1000001 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity -0.008 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect -0.07 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.989998 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 33.89 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 1.38 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 33.809998 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 1.0 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 7.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 0.0015 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 0.35 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 2.6399999 100 x degrees C